Oxidative stress as a potential causal factor for autoimmune hemolytic anemia and systemic lupus erythematosus
Junichi Fujii, Toshihiro Kurahashi, Tasuku Konno, Takujiro Homma, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Yamagata University, Yamagata-city, Yamagata 990-9585, Japan
Yoshihito Iuchi, Department of Biological Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Yamaguchi University, Yamaguchi-shi, Yamaguchi 753-8515, Japan
Author contributions: Fujii J mainly wrote the paper; Kurahashi T, Konno T, Homma T, and Iuchi Y contributed to the original studies, which have been published or will be submitted soon, and provided ideas for this manuscript.
Supported by The Strategic Young Researcher Overseas Visits Program for Accelerating Brain Circulation from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Sciences.
Conflict-of-interest: There are no conflicts of interest.
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Correspondence to: Junichi Fujii, Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Medical Science, Yamagata University, 2-2-2 Iidanishi, Yamagata 990-9585, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: June 16, 2014
Peer-review started: June 18, 2014
First decision: August 14, 2014
Revised: January 5, 2015
Accepted: February 4, 2015
Article in press: February 9, 2015
Published online: May 6, 2015