These authors contributed equally to this work.
Article first published online: 4 DEC 2012
Copyright © 2012 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
Volume 56, Issue 6, pages 2255–2267, December 2012
How to Cite
Wu, K., Ding, J., Chen, C., Sun, W., Ning, B.-F., Wen, W., Huang, L., Han, T., Yang, W., Wang, C., Li, Z., Wu, M.-C., Feng, G.-S., Xie, W.-F. and Wang, H.-Y. (2012), Hepatic transforming growth factor beta gives rise to tumor-initiating cells and promotes liver cancer development. Hepatology, 56: 2255–2267. doi: 10.1002/hep.26007
Potential conflict of interest: Nothing to report.
Supported in part by grants from National Natural Science Foundation of China 30921006 and 31071236; Ministry of Science and Technology Key Program 2012ZX10002-009, 011, and 013; Shanghai Pujiang Program.
- Issue published online: 4 DEC 2012
- Article first published online: 4 DEC 2012
- Accepted manuscript online: 16 AUG 2012 06:08AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 7 JUL 2012
- Manuscript Received: 24 NOV 2011
- National Natural Science Foundation of China. Grant Numbers: 30921006, 31071236
- Ministry of Science and Technology Key Program. Grant Numbers: 2012ZX10002-009, 011, 013