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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 438243, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/438243
Research Article

Side-by-Side Comparison of the Biological Characteristics of Human Umbilical Cord and Adipose Tissue-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells

1Department of Stomatology, Wuhan Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, No. 1277 Jiefang Avenue, Wuhan, Hubei 430022, China
2Stem Cell Center, Wuhan Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei 430022, China
3Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Wuhan Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei 430022, China

Received 28 February 2013; Revised 3 May 2013; Accepted 7 May 2013

Academic Editor: Susan A. Rotenberg

Copyright © 2013 Li Hu 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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