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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 492608, 9 pages
Asbestos-Induced Cellular and Molecular Alteration of Immunocompetent Cells and Their Relationship with Chronic Inflammation and Carcinogenesis
1Department of Hygiene, Kawasaki Medical School, 577 Matsushima, Kurashiki 7010192, Japan
2Department of Biofunctional Chemistry, Division of Bioscience, Okayama University Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, 3-1-1 Tsushima-Naka, Okayama 7008530, Japan
3Department of Dermatology, Kawasaki Medical School, 577 Matsushima, Kurashiki 7010192, Japan
4Research Center for Asbestos-Related Diseases, Okayama Rosai Hospital, 1-10-25 Chikko-Midorimachi, Minami-Ku, Okayama 7028055, Japan
5Department of Radiation Oncology, Kawasaki Medical School, 577 Matsushima, Kurashiki 7010192, Japan
Received 30 June 2011; Accepted 3 November 2011
Academic Editor: Vassilis Gorgoulis
Copyright © 2012 Hidenori Matsuzaki 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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