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Stem Cells International
Volume 2013, Article ID 823912, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/823912
Research Article

The Assessment of Parameters Affecting the Quality of Cord Blood by the Appliance of the Annexin V Staining Method and Correlation with CFU Assays

1Institute of Transplantation Diagnostics and Cell Therapeutics, Heinrich Heine University Medical Center, Moorenstraße 5, 40225 Düsseldorf, Germany
2Anthony Nolan Research Institute, Royal Free Hospital, Fleet Road, London NW3 2QG, UK
3Department of Haematology, UCL Cancer Institute, Royal Free Campus, Pond Street, London NW3 2QG, UK
4Cord Blood Bank, Haematology Department, Careggi University Hospital, Via delle Oblate 1, 50141 Firenze, Italy
5Eurocord ARTM, Carré Historique Porte 05, Hôpital Saint-Louis, 1 Avenue Claude Vellefaux, 75010 Paris, France
6Barcelona CBB, Banc de Sang i Teixits, Passeig Taulat 116, 08005 Barcelona, Spain

Received 8 October 2012; Accepted 28 December 2012

Academic Editor: David Allan

Copyright © 2013 Teja Falk Radke 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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