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Volume 2016, Article ID 5481493, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/5481493
Research Article

Modulating the Substrate Stiffness to Manipulate Differentiation of Resident Liver Stem Cells and to Improve the Differentiation State of Hepatocytes

1Department of Cellular Biotechnologies and Hematology, Section of Molecular Genetics, Sapienza University of Rome, Viale Regina Elena, 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
2National Institute for Infectious Diseases L. Spallanzani, IRCCS, Via Portuense 292, 00149 Rome, Italy

Received 28 July 2015; Revised 12 October 2015; Accepted 13 October 2015

Academic Editor: Malin Jonsson

Copyright © 2016 Angela Maria Cozzolino 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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