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Clinical and Developmental Immunology
Volume 2009, Article ID 850623, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/850623
Research Article

Immune Reactions Against Elongation Factor 2 Kinase: Specific Pathogenesis of Gastric Ulcer from Helicobacter pylori Infection

1Department of Bacteriology, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2-5-1 Shikata-cho, Okayama 700-8558, Japan
2Graduate School of Health Science, Okayama University, 2-5-1 Shikata-cho, Okayama 700-8558, Japan
3Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2-5-1 Shikata-cho, Okayama 700-8558, Japan
4Department of Internal Medicine, Kagawa Prefectural Central Hospital, 5-4-16 Ban-cho, Takamatsu, Kagawa 760-8557, Japan

Received 3 December 2008; Accepted 13 February 2009

Academic Editor: Eiji Matsuura

Copyright © 2009 Kiyoshi Ayada 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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