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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 819632, 12 pages
Antimigratory Effects of the Methanol Extract from Momordica charantia on Human Lung Adenocarcinoma CL1 Cells
1Department of Life Sciences, Tzu-Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
2Institute of Medical Sciences, Tzu-Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
3Department of Anatomy, Tzu-Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan
4Hualien District Agricultural Research and Extension Station, Hualien, Taiwan
5National Institute of Cancer Research, National Health Research Institutes, Zhunan, Taiwan
Received 24 June 2012; Revised 26 October 2012; Accepted 12 November 2012
Academic Editor: Jen-Hwey Chiu
Copyright © 2012 Hsue-Yin Hsu 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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