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International Journal of Inflammation
Volume 2013, Article ID 468287, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/468287
Editorial

Curbing Inflammation

1Edmund Cohen Laboratory for Vascular Research, The University of The West Indies, Bridgetown BB11115, Barbados
2Rheumatology Research Group, School of Immunity & Infection, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
3Laboratory of Cardiovascular and Endothelial Function, Department of Surgery and Anatomy, Ribeirão Preto Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, 900 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
4McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4N1

Received 11 July 2013; Accepted 11 July 2013

Copyright © 2013 R. Clive Landis 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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