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Cholesterol
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 231962, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/231962
Research Article

Trends of Components of the Metabolic Syndrome in German First Graders Throughout 10 Years: The PEP Family Heart Study

1Arteriosklerose-Präventions-Institut, 81477 München, Germany
2Institute of Clinical Chemistry, Klinikum Nürnberg, 90419 Nürnberg, Germany
3Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, 80539 München, Germany

Received 24 April 2012; Accepted 16 May 2012

Academic Editor: Roya Kelishadi

Copyright © 2012 Gerda-Maria Haas 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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