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Pharmacological Interventions of Selenium in Duchene Muscular Dystrophy: The Role of Reactive Oxygen Species in Mediating Lipid Peroxide Formation

By Tuomas Westermarck, Shirly Ekvall and Kaski Markus

Submitted: September 13th 2013Reviewed: November 6th 2013Published: May 28th 2014

DOI: 10.5772/57370

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Tuomas Westermarck, Shirly Ekvall and Kaski Markus (May 28th 2014). Pharmacological Interventions of Selenium in Duchene Muscular Dystrophy: The Role of Reactive Oxygen Species in Mediating Lipid Peroxide Formation, Pharmacology and Nutritional Intervention in the Treatment of Disease Faik Atroshi, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/57370. Available from:

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