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Mediators of Inflammation
Volume 2009 (2009), Article ID 760837, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/760837
Research Article

Myeloperoxidase Content is a Marker of Systemic Inflammation in a Chronic Condition: The Example Given by the Periodontal Disease in Rats

1Department of Pharmacology, Federal University of Minas Gerais, 31270-100 Belo Horizonte, Brazil
2Department of Health Sciences, Newton Paiva University Center, 30460-720 Belo Horizonte, Brazil
3Department of Pathology, Federal University of Minas Gerais, 31270-100 Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Received 26 June 2009; Accepted 5 October 2009

Academic Editor: Francesco Marotta

Copyright © 2009 Celso Martins Queiroz-Junior 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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