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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 157652, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/157652
Research Article

Brazilian Green Propolis: Anti-Inflammatory Property by an Immunomodulatory Activity

1Department of Pathology, Laboratory of Immunophysiology, Biological and Health Sciences Center, Federal University of Maranhão (UFMA), 65085-580 São Luis, Brazil
2Apis Flora Industrial e Comercial Ltda, 14020-670 Ribeirão Preto, SP, Brazil
3Department of Science Physiology, Laboratory for Teaching and Research of Physiology, Federal University of Maranhão (UFMA), 65085-580 São Luis, Brazil

Received 6 August 2012; Accepted 20 November 2012

Academic Editor: Andrzej K. Kuropatnicki

Copyright © 2012 Joleen Lopes Machado et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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