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Volume 9, Pages 1394-1414
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2009.163
Review Article

Melanocortin Peptide Therapy for the Treatment of Arthritic Pathologies

1Inflammation and Infection Group, School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, London, UK
2Centre for Biochemical Pharmacology, William Harvey Research Institute, London, UK

Received 3 September 2009; Revised 3 December 2009; Accepted 4 December 2009

Academic Editor: Mauro Perretti

Copyright © 2009 S. J. Getting et al.

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