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BioMed Research International
Volume 2015, Article ID 863075, 4 pages

How Microgravity Affects the Biology of Living Systems

1Department of Experimental Medicine, Systems Biology Group, University La Sapienza, 00161 Rome, Italy
2ASAcampus Joint Laboratory, ASA Research Division, Department of Experimental and Clinical Biomedical Sciences, University of Florence, 50121 Florence, Italy
3Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery/Oral Pathology, VU-University Medical Center, 1081 HZ Amsterdam, Netherlands

Received 20 November 2014; Accepted 20 November 2014

Copyright © 2015 Mariano Bizzarri 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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