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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 604635, 6 pages
Hormonal Receptors in Skeletal Muscles of Dystrophic Mdx Mice
1Department of Pharmacology, ABC Medical School, FMABC, Avenue Príncipe de Gales 821, 09060-650 Santo Andre, SP, Brazil
2Department of Medicine, ABC Medical School, FMABC, Avenue Príncipe de Gales 821, 09060-650 Santo Andre, SP, Brazil
3Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), Rue Prof. Artur Riedel 270, 09972-270 Diadema, SP, Brazil
4Department of Neurology, ABC Medical School, FMABC, Avenue Príncipe de Gales 821, 09060-650 Santo Andre, SP, Brazil
5Department of Pharmacology, University of São Paulo (USP), Avenue Professor Lineu Prestes 152, 05508-900 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Received 21 June 2012; Accepted 6 September 2012
Academic Editor: Fabio Ferreira Perazzo
Copyright © 2013 David Feder 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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