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In Vitro Expansion of Primary Human Hepatocytes with Efficient Liver Repopulation Capacity
Scientists report defined medium conditions that allow 10,000-fold expansion of human hepatocytes (HHs).The proliferating HHs were bi-phenotypic, partially retaining hepatic features while gaining expression of progenitor-associated genes. [Cell Stem Cell]
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Hepatic Cell News – Connexon’s 20th newsletter – was launched in January 2017. Our readers had been asking us to cover this area for some time, so we were very excited to finally bring this newsletter to life. As with the rest of the Connexon newsletter family, Hepatic Cell News keeps scientists up to date with the most relevant and current research and science news in their field every week. By doing the search for you, we save you time and let you get back to doing the science you love!
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