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Volume 2012, Article ID 806261, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/806261
Clinical Study

Elevation of Matrix Metalloproteinases in Different Areas of Ascending Aortic Aneurysms in Patients with Bicuspid and Tricuspid Aortic Valves

1Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery, University Clinic of Schleswig-Holstein Campus Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Luebeck, Germany
2Institute of Pathology, UKSH, Campus Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Luebeck, Germany
3Department of Medical Medicine II, UKSH, Campus Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Luebeck, Germany
4MKI, UKSH, Campus Luebeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Luebeck, Germany

Received 14 December 2011; Accepted 11 January 2012

Academic Editors: T. Darribere, P. Fedak, M. Godfrey, and G. Rizzoli

Copyright © 2012 Salah A. Mohamed 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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