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Figure 4

From: Human umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells promote carcinoma growth and lymph node metastasis when co-injected with esophageal carcinoma cells in nude mice

Figure 4

Esophageal cancer cells attract hUCMSCs in vitro. The migratory ability of hUCMSCs was analyzed by transwell assay. A significantly greater number of hUCMSCs migrated toward the culture of esophageal cancer cells (Eca109 or TE-1) than toward the medium without esophageal cancer cells. The number of cells was counted in five fields per Transwell membrane. Each group consisted of three duplicates. (*p < 0.05 versus control).

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