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, Volume 15, Issue 1–2, pp 105–106 | Cite as

Role of Alpha2-macroglobulin in joint inflammation: humoral and cellular aspects

  • Wolfgang Borth
Inflammation and Anti-Inflammatories: Miscelaneous Studies

Keywords

Joint Inflammation Cellular Aspect 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wolfgang Borth
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Immunology of the UniversityViennaAustria

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