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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 595981, 7 pages
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Periodontal Pathogens and Atherosclerosis: Implications of Inflammation and Oxidative Modification of LDL

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, Matsudo, Chiba 271-8587, Japan

Received 5 February 2014; Revised 7 April 2014; Accepted 28 April 2014; Published 18 May 2014

Academic Editor: Tomasz Guzik

Copyright © 2014 Tomoko Kurita-Ochiai and Masafumi Yamamoto. 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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