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Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies: A Review of Immunopathological Features and Current Models of Pathogenesis

By Cristina Cappelletti, Lucia Morandi, Marina Mora, Franco Salerno, Paolo Confalonieri, Renato Mantegazza and Pia Bernasconi

Submitted: November 17th 2010Reviewed: April 26th 2011Published: September 15th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/22139

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Cristina Cappelletti, Lucia Morandi, Marina Mora, Franco Salerno, Paolo Confalonieri, Renato Mantegazza and Pia Bernasconi (September 15th 2011). Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies: A Review of Immunopathological Features and Current Models of Pathogenesis, Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies - Recent Developments, Jan Tore Gran, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/22139. Available from:

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