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Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 765624, 8 pages
The Roles of Interleukin-6 in the Pathogenesis of Rheumatoid Arthritis
Product Research Department, Fuji-Gotemba Research Laboratories, Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., 1-135 Komakado, Gotemba, Shizuoka 412-8513, Japan
Received 21 December 2010; Revised 15 February 2011; Accepted 22 March 2011
Academic Editor: Burkhard Leeb
Copyright © 2011 Misato Hashizume and Masahiko Mihara. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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