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International Journal of Polymer Science
Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 2862738, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/2862738
Research Article

Porous Lactose-Modified Chitosan Scaffold for Liver Tissue Engineering: Influence of Galactose Moieties on Cell Attachment and Mechanical Stability

1Department of Breast and Thyroid Surgery, Puai Hospital, Wuhan 430035, China
2Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan 430022, China
3Biomedical Materials and Engineering Center, Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan 430070, China
4Xiamen Niell Electronics Co., Ltd., Xiamen 361000, China
5Department of General Surgery, Xiantao Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Xiantao 433000, China

Received 8 November 2015; Revised 3 January 2016; Accepted 12 January 2016

Academic Editor: Vitor Sencadas

Copyright © 2016 Birong Wang 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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