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Three-Dimensional “Honeycomb” Culture System that Helps to Maintain the Contractile Phenotype of Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells

By Itsuko Ishii and Masashi Uchida

Submitted: October 16th 2014Reviewed: June 2nd 2015Published: September 2nd 2015

DOI: 10.5772/60960

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