Microchimerism in labial salivary glands of hematopoietic stem cell transplanted patients.

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OBJECTIVE Microchimerism has been extensively investigated in autoimmune diseases, which display similarities with graft-vs-host disease. This study was conducted to investigate the presence of microchimerism in minor salivary glands of hematopoietic stem cell transplanted patients, one of the targets of graft-vs-host disease. METHODS Labial salivary… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1601-0825.2010.01779.x

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