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Immunostimulation by Silica Particles and the Development of Autoimmune Dysregulation

By Suni Lee, Hiroaki Hayashi, Megumi Maeda, Hidenori Matsuzaki, Naoko Kumagai-Takei, Ying Chen, Kozo Urakami, Masayasu Kusaka, Yasumitsu Nishimura and Takemi Otsuki

Submitted: October 4th 2013Reviewed: December 16th 2013Published: May 29th 2014

DOI: 10.5772/57544

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Suni Lee, Hiroaki Hayashi, Megumi Maeda, Hidenori Matsuzaki, Naoko Kumagai-Takei, Ying Chen, Kozo Urakami, Masayasu Kusaka, Yasumitsu Nishimura and Takemi Otsuki (May 29th 2014). Immunostimulation by Silica Particles and the Development of Autoimmune Dysregulation, Immune Response Activation Guy Huynh Thien Duc, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/57544. Available from:

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