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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 597637, 5 pages
The Effect of Bradykinin B2 Receptor Polymorphisms on the Susceptibility and Severity of Osteoarthritis in a Chinese Cohort
Department of Orthopedics Surgery, Tangdu Hospital, The Fourth Military Medical University, Xi'an 710038, China
Received 13 April 2012; Accepted 12 June 2012
Academic Editor: Thomas Liehr
Copyright © 2012 Shuo Chen 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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