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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 109876, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/109876
Research Article

Hydrogen Supplementation of Preservation Solution Improves Viability of Osteochondral Grafts

1Department of Medical Engineering and Technology, School of Allied Health Science, Kitasato University, 1-15-1 Minami-ku, Kitasato, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 252-0374, Japan
2Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kitasato University School of Medicine, 1-15-1 Minami-ku, Kitasato, Sagamihara, Kanagawa 252-0374, Japan
3MiZ Co., Ltd., 1-16-5 Zenko, Fujisawa, Kanagawa 251-0871, Japan

Received 21 July 2014; Revised 5 November 2014; Accepted 5 November 2014; Published 19 November 2014

Academic Editor: Haining Zhang

Copyright © 2014 Takuya Yamada 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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