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International Journal of Peptides
Volume 2012, Article ID 781785, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/781785
Research Article

Pyrazinamide Effects on Cartilage Type II Collagen Amino Acid Composition

SI “Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology” National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Eugene Potier 14, 03680 Kyiv, Ukraine

Received 5 December 2011; Revised 13 February 2012; Accepted 16 February 2012

Academic Editor: Katsuhiro Konno

Copyright © 2012 Larysa B. Bondarenko and Valentina M. Kovalenko. 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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