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Mediators of Inflammation
Volume 2013, Article ID 609096, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/609096
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Mediators of Interorgan Crosstalk in Metabolic Inflammation

1Department of Drug Science and Technology, University of Turin, via Pietro Giuria 9, 10125 Torino, Italy
2Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Pharmacology, Faculty of Health Sciences and the National Institute of Biotechnology in the Negev, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, 84103 Beer-Sheva, Israel
3Division of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, University Children's Hospital, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland

Received 30 July 2013; Accepted 30 July 2013

Copyright © 2013 Massimo Collino 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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