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, Volume 23, Issue 1–2, pp 32–33 | Cite as

Morphine dependence modifies macrophage eicosanoid release

  • G. R. Elliott
  • M. J. van Batenburg
  • M. R. Dzoljic
Pain and Inflammation

Keywords

Morphine Eicosanoid Morphine Dependence Eicosanoid Release Macrophage Eicosanoid 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. R. Elliott
    • 1
  • M. J. van Batenburg
    • 1
  • M. R. Dzoljic
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PharmacologyErasmus University RotterdamRotterdamThe Netherlands

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