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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 754580, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/754580
Research Article

Leishmania major Self-Limited Infection Increases Blood Cholesterol and Promotes Atherosclerosis Development

1Departamento de Bioquímica e Imunologia, Universidade Federal Minas Gerais, 31270-901 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
2Centro Universitário, Av. Prof. Mário Werneck, 1685-Estoril, 30455-610 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil

Received 6 February 2013; Revised 30 March 2013; Accepted 31 March 2013

Academic Editor: Gloria L. Vega

Copyright © 2013 Luciana R. Fernandes 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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