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Biological Activity and Implications of the Metalloproteinases in Diabetic Foot Ulcers

By Claudia Castruita-De la Rosa, Idalia Garza-Veloz, Edith Cardenas- Vargas, Rodrigo Castañeda-Miranda, Luis O. Solis-Sanchez, Jose M. Ortiz-Rodriguez, Hector R. Vega-Carrillo, Maria R. Martinez-Blanco, Virginia Flores-Morales, Gloria P. Hernandez-Delgadillo, Jose I. Badillo-Almaráz and Margarita L. Martinez-Fierro

Submitted: August 17th 2017Reviewed: October 16th 2017Published: December 20th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71725

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Claudia Castruita-De la Rosa, Idalia Garza-Veloz, Edith Cardenas- Vargas, Rodrigo Castañeda-Miranda, Luis O. Solis-Sanchez, Jose M. Ortiz-Rodriguez, Hector R. Vega-Carrillo, Maria R. Martinez-Blanco, Virginia Flores-Morales, Gloria P. Hernandez-Delgadillo, Jose I. Badillo-Almaráz and Margarita L. Martinez-Fierro (December 20th 2017). Biological Activity and Implications of the Metalloproteinases in Diabetic Foot Ulcers, The Role of Matrix Metalloproteinase in Human Body Pathologies Francesco Travascio, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71725. Available from:

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