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Effects of Dietary Phosphate on Ectopic Calcification and Muscle Function in mdx Mice

By Eiji Wada, Namiko Kikkawa, Mizuko Yoshida, Munehiro Date, Tetsuo Higashi and Ryoichi Matsuda

Submitted: March 9th 2011Reviewed: September 19th 2011Published: May 9th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/29510

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Eiji Wada, Namiko Kikkawa, Mizuko Yoshida, Munehiro Date, Tetsuo Higashi and Ryoichi Matsuda (May 9th 2012). Effects of Dietary Phosphate on Ectopic Calcification and Muscle Function in mdx Mice, Muscular Dystrophy Madhuri Hegde and Arunkanth Ankala, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/29510. Available from:

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