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A Possible Link Between Autoimmunity and Cancer

By Erika Cristaldi, Giulia Malaguarnera, Alessandra Rando and Mariano Malaguarnera

Submitted: December 1st 2010Reviewed: April 21st 2011Published: October 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/23988

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