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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 490968, 6 pages
Review Article

Leukotrienes as Modifiers of Preclinical Atherosclerosis?

1Cardiology Unit, San Camillo de Lellis Hospital, Manfredonia, Foggia, Italy
2Department of Cardiology and Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden

Received 7 July 2011; Accepted 15 December 2011

Academic Editor: C. N. Serhan

Copyright © 2012 Graziano Riccioni and Magnus Bäck. 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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