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Journal of Oncology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 128608, 9 pages
Angiogenesis in Acute Myeloid Leukemia and Opportunities for Novel Therapies
Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610-0278, USA
Received 2 May 2011; Revised 3 July 2011; Accepted 5 July 2011
Academic Editor: Arkadiusz Dudek
Copyright © 2012 Angelica Trujillo 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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