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Stem Cells International
Volume 2018, Article ID 9468085, 13 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/9468085
Research Article

Chemical Activation of the Hypoxia-Inducible Factor Reversibly Reduces Tendon Stem Cell Proliferation, Inhibits Their Differentiation, and Maintains Cell Undifferentiation

1IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy
2IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Milan, Italy
3Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
4Azienda Socio Sanitaria Territoriale Centro Specialistico Ortopedico Traumatologico Gaetano Pini-CTO, Milan, Italy
5Department of Biomedical Sciences for Health, University of Milan, Milan, Italy

Correspondence should be addressed to Pietro Randelli; ti.iminu@illednar.orteip and Luigi Anastasia; ti.iminu@aisatsana.igiul

Received 4 September 2017; Accepted 6 December 2017; Published 11 March 2018

Academic Editor: Margherita Maioli

Copyright © 2018 Alessandra Menon 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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