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Stem Cells International
Volume 2017, Article ID 4651238, 17 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/4651238
Research Article

Activin A Modulates CRIPTO-1/HNF4α+ Cells to Guide Cardiac Differentiation from Human Embryonic Stem Cells

1Translational Cardiomyology Laboratory, Stem Cell Biology and Embryology Unit, Department of Development and Regeneration, KU Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
2Experimental Cardiology, Department of Cardiovascular Sciences, KU Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
3Stem Cell Institute Leuven and Stem Cell Biology and Embryology Unit, Department of Development and Regeneration, KU Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
4Child Neurology, University Hospitals Leuven, Department of Development and Regeneration, KU Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
5Tissue Engineering Laboratory, Department of Development and Regeneration, KU Leuven, Campus Kulak Kortrijk, 8500 Kortrijk, Belgium
6Division of Human Anatomy, Department of Public Health, Experimental and Forensic Medicine, University of Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy

Correspondence should be addressed to Maurilio Sampaolesi; eb.nevueluk.dem@iseloapmas.oiliruam

Received 5 August 2016; Revised 29 October 2016; Accepted 1 December 2016; Published 9 January 2017

Academic Editor: Leonard M. Eisenberg

Copyright © 2017 Robin Duelen 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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