SCREEN Holdings, Co., Ltd. 322 Furukawa-Cho, Hazukashi, Fushimi-Ku, Kyoto, Japan.
Department of Organ Fabrication, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan.
Published online 4 March, 2019.
Received 17 September 2018. Revision requested 16 January 2019.
Accepted 24 January 2019.
E.K. and S.Y. designed the study and contributed to the analysis, collection, and interpretation of the data.
Both authors approved the final version of the manuscript and agree to be held accountable for all aspects of the work by ensuring that questions related to the accuracy or integrity of any part of the work are appropriately investigated and resolved.
E.K. is a medical advisor for SCREEN Holdings.
S.Y. declares no conflicts of interest.
Ethical approval: The pig experiments were conducted with the approval of the Ethics Committee of Medical Device Development Center (MEDDEC), Kobe, Japan (approval number: IVT1516).
Correspondence: Eiji Kobayashi, MD, PhD, Department of Organ Fabrication, Keio University School of Medicine 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 160-8582, Japan. (firstname.lastname@example.org).
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Compendium date: April, 2019