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Stem Cells International
Volume 2016, Article ID 4831524, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4831524
Research Article

Encapsulated Whole Bone Marrow Cells Improve Survival in Wistar Rats after 90% Partial Hepatectomy

1Gene Therapy Center, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Ramiro Barcelos 2350, 90035-903 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
2Post-Graduation Program on Genetics and Molecular Biology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
3Experimental Hepatology and Gastroenterology Laboratory, Experimental Research Center, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Ramiro Barcelos 2350, 90035-903 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
4Post-Graduation Program in Science of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
5Post-Graduation Program in Surgery, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
6Post-Graduation Program in Adolescent and Child Health, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil

Received 10 December 2014; Revised 18 January 2015; Accepted 28 January 2015

Academic Editor: Kenichi Tamama

Copyright © 2016 Carolina Uribe-Cruz 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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