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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 538017, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/538017
Clinical Study

Endothelial Activation Microparticles and Inflammation Status Improve with Exercise Training in African Americans

1Hypertension, Molecular and Applied Physiology Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology, Temple University, 1800 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
2Center for Behavioral Cardiovascular Health, Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10027, USA
3ECRI Institute, Health Technology Assessment Group, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462, USA
4Institute of Translational Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
5Department of Kinesiology, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO 65897, USA
6Department of Exercise Science, College of Education, Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PA 17257, USA
7Vascular Health Laboratory, Department of Kinesiology & Nutrition, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
8Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA

Received 21 December 2012; Accepted 10 February 2013

Academic Editor: Nicolas Federico Renna

Copyright © 2013 Dianne M. Babbitt 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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