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Stem Cells International
Volume 2016, Article ID 4079210, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4079210
Research Article

Er-Xian Decoction Stimulates Osteoblastic Differentiation of Bone Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Ovariectomized Mice and Its Gene Profile Analysis

1Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, Longhua Hospital, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, No. 725 South Wan-ping Road, Shanghai 200032, China
2Spine Research Institute, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, No. 725 South Wanping Road, Shanghai 200032, China
3Institute of Integrated Traditional Chinese Medicine & Western Medicine, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, No. 12 Middle Wulumuqi Road, Shanghai 200040, China

Received 14 October 2015; Revised 9 February 2016; Accepted 11 February 2016

Academic Editor: Silvia Brunelli

Copyright © 2016 Shufen Liu 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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