Funding for this research was provided by:
The Virtual Liver Network of the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (031 6154)
DFG-Graduiertenkolleg 1772- Research Training Group ‘’Computational Systems Biology’’ (1772)
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Received: 11 September 2018
Accepted: 23 November 2018
First Online: 14 December 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Liver specimens from <i>N</i> = 6 patients undergoing elective surgery for colorectal liver metastasis were used to isolate hepatocytes for their culture. All tissue donors gave informed consent for experimental use of clinical data and liver specimen prior to surgery. Ethical approval for the protocol and use liver samples was obtained from the Ethics Committee of the Hannover Medical School (Tr/L, 2499 and Tr/L, 466 31,309).
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