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Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume 2016, Article ID 2415867, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/2415867
Research Article

High Levels of 17β-Estradiol Are Associated with Increased Matrix Metalloproteinase-2 and Metalloproteinase-9 Activity in Tears of Postmenopausal Women with Dry Eye

Department of Ophthalmology, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, 180 Fenglin Road, Shanghai 200032, China

Received 7 October 2015; Accepted 21 December 2015

Academic Editor: Chuanqing Ding

Copyright © 2016 Guanglin Shen and Xiaoping Ma. 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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