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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 659869, 11 pages
Structure and Functional Characteristics of Rat’s Left Ventricle Cardiomyocytes under Antiorthostatic Suspension of Various Duration and Subsequent Reloading
State Scientific Center of Russian Federation, Institute of Biomedical Problems of Russian Academy of Sciences, 76-a, Khoroshevskoyoe Shosse, Moscow 123007, Russia
Received 5 March 2012; Revised 17 May 2012; Accepted 1 June 2012
Academic Editor: Michael Kalafatis
Copyright © 2012 I. V. Ogneva 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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