Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease

, Volume 29, Issue 2, pp 421–425

Principles of therapeutic liver repopulation


DOI: 10.1007/s10545-006-0311-2

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Grompe, M. J Inherit Metab Dis (2006) 29: 421. doi:10.1007/s10545-006-0311-2


Liver repopulation by transplanted hepatocytes is a promising approach for many inborn errors of metabolism. In this review, examples of liver repopulation in animals and the implications of these models for clinical cell transplantation will be discussed.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Oregon Stem Cell CenterOregon Health & Science UniversityPortlandUSA