Transplantation of Hepatocytes into the Spleen

  • M. Mito
  • M. Kusano


Since a method of hepatocyte isolation has been established [1, 2], hepatocytes have been utilized not only in developing liver cell culture systems but also in experimental models of clinical liver support systems [3, 4] using hepatocyte perfusion or transplantation [5, 6].


Portal Vein Human Hepatocyte Acute Liver Failure Portacaval Shunt Host Liver 
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