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The Role of SOX2 in Maintaining Pluripotency and Differentiation of Human Embryonic Stem Cells

By Keiko Adachi, Hirofumi Suemori, Norio Nakatsuji and Eihachiro Kawase

Submitted: November 24th 2010Reviewed: May 29th 2011Published: August 23rd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/23094

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Keiko Adachi, Hirofumi Suemori, Norio Nakatsuji and Eihachiro Kawase (August 23rd 2011). The Role of SOX2 in Maintaining Pluripotency and Differentiation of Human Embryonic Stem Cells, Stem Cells in Clinic and Research Ali Gholamrezanezhad, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/23094. Available from:

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