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Inhibition of Thrombin as a Novel Strategy in the Treatment of Scleroderma-Associated Interstitial Lung Disease

By Galina S. Bogatkevich, Kristin B. Highland, Tanjina Akter, Paul J. Nietert, Ilia Atanelishvili, Joanne van Ryn and Richard M. Silver

Submitted: January 27th 2011Reviewed: July 28th 2011Published: February 3rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/25568

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Galina S. Bogatkevich, Kristin B. Highland, Tanjina Akter, Paul J. Nietert, Ilia Atanelishvili, Joanne van Ryn and Richard M. Silver (February 3rd 2012). Inhibition of Thrombin as a Novel Strategy in the Treatment of Scleroderma-Associated Interstitial Lung Disease, Systemic Sclerosis Timothy Radstake, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/25568. Available from:

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