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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013, Article ID 192548, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/192548
Research Article

Expression of Bmi-1 in Pediatric Brain Tumors as a New Independent Prognostic Marker of Patient Survival

1Department of Genetics, Faculty of Biological Science, Shahid Beheshti University (GC), Tehran 1983963113, Iran
2Laser and Plasma Research Institute, Shahid Beheshti University (GC), Tehran 1983963113, Iran
3Department of Pediatrics, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Tehran, Iran
4Pediatrics Infectious Research Center (PIRC), Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Received 2 April 2013; Accepted 18 June 2013

Academic Editor: Natasa Tosic

Copyright © 2013 Shirin Farivar 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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