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Immunohistochemical study of the phenotypic change of the mesenchymal cells during portal tract maturation in normal and fibrous (ductal plate malformation) fetal liver

By Julien Villeneuve, Fanny Pelluard-Nehme, Chantal Combe, Dominique Carles, Christine Chaponnier, Jean Ripoche, Charles Balabaud, Paulette Bioulac-Sage and Sébastien Lepreux
Topics: Research
Publisher: BioMed Central
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