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Potential Gene Therapy: Intravenous Administration of Phagocytes Transfected Ex Vivo with FGF4 DNA/Biodegradable Gelatin Complex Promotes Angiogenesis in Animal Model of Myocardial Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury

By Toru Shizuma, Chiharu Tanaka, Hidezo Mori and Naoto Fukuyam

Submitted: December 2nd 2010Reviewed: April 1st 2011Published: August 23rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/24078

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