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Stem Cells International
Volume 2018, Article ID 3250379, 10 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/3250379
Research Article

N-Cadherin Upregulation Promotes the Neurogenic Differentiation of Menstrual Blood-Derived Endometrial Stem Cells

1Stem Cell Research Center, College of Life Science and Technology, Xinxiang Medical University, Xinxiang 453003, China
2Henan Key Laboratory of Medical Tissue Regeneration, Xinxiang 453003, China
3College of Biomedical Engineering, Xinxiang Medical University, Xinxiang 453003, China
4School of Biological and Chemical Engineering, Liaoning Institute of Science and Technology, Benxi 117004, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Juntang Lin; moc.621@niltjnil

Received 9 August 2017; Revised 19 November 2017; Accepted 4 December 2017; Published 5 March 2018

Academic Editor: Heinrich Sauer

Copyright © 2018 Yanli 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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