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Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 835970, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/835970
Research Article

A Combination of Lipoic Acid Plus Coenzyme Q10 Induces PGC1α, a Master Switch of Energy Metabolism, Improves Stress Response, and Increases Cellular Glutathione Levels in Cultured C2C12 Skeletal Muscle Cells

1Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Hermann-Rodewald-Straße 6, 24118 Kiel, Germany
2Department of Nutritional, Food and Consumer Studies, Fulda University of Applied Sciences, 36039 Fulda, Germany
3Bayer Consumer Care AG, Global Research and Development, 4002 Basel, Switzerland

Received 3 February 2012; Accepted 22 February 2012

Academic Editor: Michalis G. Nikolaidis

Copyright © 2012 A. E. Wagner 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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