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Human Adipose Tissue-Derived Stromal/Stem Cells Promote Migration and Early Metastasis of Triple Negative Breast Cancer Xenografts

  • Brian G. Rowan mail,

    browan@tulane.edu (BGR); Ernest.chiu@nyumc.org (ESC)

    Affiliation: Department of Structural and Cellular Biology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Jeffrey M. Gimble,

    Affiliation: Stem Cell Biology Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Mei Sheng,

    Affiliation: Department of Otolaryngology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Muralidharan Anbalagan,

    Affiliation: Department of Structural and Cellular Biology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Ryan K. Jones,

    Affiliation: Department of Structural and Cellular Biology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Trivia P. Frazier,

    Affiliation: Department of Structural and Cellular Biology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Majdouline Asher,

    Affiliation: Department of Structural and Cellular Biology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Eduardo A. Lacayo,

    Affiliation: Department of Otolaryngology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Paul L. Friedlander,

    Affiliation: Department of Otolaryngology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Robert Kutner,

    Affiliation: Gene Therapy Program, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Ernest S. Chiu mail

    browan@tulane.edu (BGR); Ernest.chiu@nyumc.org (ESC)

    Affiliation: Department of Plastic Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: February 28, 2014
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0089595

About the Authors

Brian G. Rowan, Muralidharan Anbalagan, Ryan K. Jones, Trivia P. Frazier, Majdouline Asher
Department of Structural and Cellular Biology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
Jeffrey M. Gimble
Stem Cell Biology Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States of America
Mei Sheng, Eduardo A. Lacayo, Paul L. Friedlander
Department of Otolaryngology, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
Robert Kutner
Gene Therapy Program, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
Ernest S. Chiu
Department of Plastic Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BGR JMG ESC. Performed the experiments: MS MA RKJ TPF MA EAL. Analyzed the data: BGR JMG MS MA TPF EAL PLF ESC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JMG RK. Wrote the paper: BGR.