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Correction: Role of the high-affinity leukotriene B4 receptor signaling in fibrosis after unilateral ureteral obstruction in mice.

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Summary of "Correction: Role of the high-affinity leukotriene B4 receptor signaling in fibrosis after unilateral ureteral obstruction in mice."

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10.1371/journal.pone.0202842.].

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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0215625

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