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BioMed Research International
Volume 2015, Article ID 858349, 12 pages
Research Article

Ghrelin Improves Functional Survival of Engrafted Adipose-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Ischemic Heart through PI3K/Akt Signaling Pathway

1Department of Cardiology, Xijing Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi’an 710032, China
2Department of Cardiology, Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing 100853, China

Received 15 September 2014; Revised 26 January 2015; Accepted 27 January 2015

Academic Editor: Ignasi Carrio

Copyright © 2015 Dong Han 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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