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Mediators of Inflammation
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Review Article

Metallothionein as an Anti-Inflammatory Mediator

1Environmental Health Sciences Division, National Institute for Environmental Studies, 16-2 Onogawa, Tsukuba 305-8506, Japan
2Department of Veterinary Pathology, Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University, 101 Kozan-cho, Tottori 680-8553, Japan
3Department of Hygienics, Aichi Pharmaceutical University, 1-100 Kusumoto-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-0037, Japan

Received 10 October 2008; Accepted 26 February 2009

Academic Editor: Fulvio D’Acquisto

Copyright © 2009 Ken-ichiro Inoue 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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