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Extensive characterization of different human liver progenitor cell populations (FWOAL687)

In this project we will use different isolation techniques, well known for their capacity to isolate LCPs (=Liver Progenitor Cells) from mice, and compare the cell populations obtained from human adult explant livers and pediatric donor livers.
Date:1 Jan 2013  →  31 Dec 2016
Keywords:Fibrosis, Hepatic Stellate Cells, Histon (de)acetylation, Stellate cell activation, Liver Cell Transplantation, Liver Sinusoidal Cells, Portal hypertension, Sinusoidal Cells, cirrhosis, Cytoskeleton, Cell Biology, Fat-Storing Cells, NASH / NAFLD, Intermediate Filaments, liver stem / progenitor cells, autophagy, Flow Cytometry, Metabolic Syndrome
Disciplines:Cytology, Morphological sciences, Immunology, Oncology, Multimedia processing