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Nerve Growth Factor in Behçet’s Disease

  • Massimo Accorinti
  • Alice Bruscolini
  • Alessandro Lambiase
  • Stefania Speranza
  • Stefano Bonini
  • Paola Pivetti-Pezzi
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Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 528)

Keywords

Multiple Sclerosis Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Nerve Growth Factor Ocular Hypertension Ocular Involvement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Massimo Accorinti
    • 1
  • Alice Bruscolini
    • 1
  • Alessandro Lambiase
    • 2
  • Stefania Speranza
    • 1
  • Stefano Bonini
    • 2
  • Paola Pivetti-Pezzi
    • 1
  1. 1.Servizio di Immunovirologia OculareUniversità di Roma “La Sapienza”RomeItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di OftalmologiaUniversità di Roma “Tor Vergata”RomeItaly

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