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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 513853, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/513853
Research Article

Decrease of Klotho in the Kidney of Streptozotocin-Induced Diabetic Rats

1Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan City 70101, Taiwan
2Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan City 70101, Taiwan
3Graduate Institute of Basic Medical Science, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan City 70101, Taiwan
4Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan City 70101, Taiwan
5Department of Medical Research, Chi-Mei Medical Center, Yong Kang City 73101, Taiwan

Received 24 February 2010; Accepted 22 April 2010

Academic Editor: Nathan Ames Ellis

Copyright © 2010 Meng-Fu Cheng et al. 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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