Age-related changes in human bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells: Consequences for cell therapies

@article{Stolzing2008AgerelatedCI,
  title={Age-related changes in human bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells: Consequences for cell therapies},
  author={Alexandra Stolzing and Elena A. Jones and Dennis Mcgonagle and Andrew M. Scutt},
  journal={Mechanisms of Ageing and Development},
  year={2008},
  volume={129},
  pages={163-173}
}

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