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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 581539, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/581539
Review Article

Matrix Metalloproteinases and Bladder Cancer: What is New?

1Department of Urology, Universitat Autonòma de Barcelona, Barcelona, 08025 Fundació Puigvert, Spain
2Department of Urology, Universidad de Oviedo, 33003 Oviedo, Spain
3Department of Pathology, Universitat Autonòma de Barcelona, Barcelona, 08025 Fundació Puigvert, Spain
4Unidad de Investigacion, Hospital de Jove, 33290 Gijón, Spain

Received 15 May 2012; Accepted 3 June 2012

Academic Editors: J. I. Izawa and J. H. Ku

Copyright © 2012 O. Rodriguez Faba 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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