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11β-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenase Type 1 and the Metabolic Syndrome

By Cidália D. Pereira, Maria J. Martins, Isabel Azevedo and Rosário Monteiro

Submitted: March 1st 2011Reviewed: July 13th 2011Published: October 21st 2011

DOI: 10.5772/28641

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