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Role of Cysteine Cathepsins in Joint Inflammation and Destruction in Human Rheumatoid Arthritis and Associated Animal Models

By Uta Schurigt

Submitted: May 15th 2012Reviewed: September 23rd 2012Published: January 2nd 2013

DOI: 10.5772/53710

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Uta Schurigt (January 2nd 2013). Role of Cysteine Cathepsins in Joint Inflammation and Destruction in Human Rheumatoid Arthritis and Associated Animal Models, Innovative Rheumatology Hiroaki Matsuno, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/53710. Available from:

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