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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 859240, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/859240
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Lentiviral-Mediated RNA Interference against TGF-Beta Receptor Type II in Renal Epithelial and Fibroblast Cell Populations In Vitro Demonstrates Regulated Renal Fibrogenesis That Is More Efficient than a Nonlentiviral Vector

1Centre for Kidney Disease Research, School of Medicine, The University of Queensland at Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, QLD 4102, Australia
2Discipline of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2751, Australia
3Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation, Brisbane, QLD 4003, Australia
4Department of Medicine, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35487, USA
5Division of Molecular and Gene Therapies, School of Medical Science, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD 4222, Australia

Received 29 March 2010; Revised 5 July 2010; Accepted 18 August 2010

Academic Editor: G. S. Stein

Copyright © 2010 Tao Yang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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