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The novel biomarker plasma desmosine, a marker of elastin breakdown, is an independent predictor of abdominal aortic aneurysm events independent of aneurysm size

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Doctor Ify Mordi

University of Dundee, Dundee (United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)
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7 November - 29 August 2018

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