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Smads – the Intracellular Hubs of Signalling in Regulation of Pluripotency and Differentiation of Stem Cells

By Dmitry A. Ovchinnikov and Ernst J. Wolvetang

Submitted: June 11th 2010Reviewed: September 30th 2010Published: April 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/15585

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Dmitry A. Ovchinnikov and Ernst J. Wolvetang (April 26th 2011). Smads – the Intracellular Hubs of Signalling in Regulation of Pluripotency and Differentiation of Stem Cells, Embryonic Stem Cells: The Hormonal Regulation of Pluripotency and Embryogenesis, Craig Atwood, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/15585. Available from:

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