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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 197636, 11 pages
Biology of Obesity: Lessons from Animal Models of Obesity
Division of Diabetes & Endocrinology, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Ishikawa 920-0293, Japan
Received 14 September 2010; Accepted 13 December 2010
Academic Editor: Monica Fedele
Copyright © 2011 Keizo Kanasaki and Daisuke Koya. 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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