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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 828951, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/828951
Review Article

Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor (PPAR): Balance for Survival in Parasitic Infections

1Department of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, Temple University, 3400 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
2Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA

Received 31 August 2009; Accepted 10 November 2009

Academic Editor: Luis I. Terrazas

Copyright © 2010 Marion M. Chan 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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