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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 942384, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/942384
Research Article

UPLC-QTOF/MS Analysis of Alkaloids in Traditional Processed Coptis chinensis Franch.

Institute of Medicinal Plant Development, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing 100193, China

Received 16 August 2012; Revised 29 November 2012; Accepted 29 November 2012

Academic Editor: Muhammad Nabeel Ghayur

Copyright © 2012 Xue Jiang 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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