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Advances in Pharmacological Sciences
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 141683, 5 pages
Extracts of Artemisia ciniformis Protect Cytotoxicity Induced by Hydrogen Peroxide in H9c2 Cardiac Muscle Cells through the Inhibition of Reactive Oxygen Species
1Novel Drug Delivery Research Center, School of Pharmacy, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah 6734667149, Iran
2Student Research Committee, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah 6734667149, Iran
Received 4 August 2013; Revised 19 October 2013; Accepted 19 October 2013
Academic Editor: Neal Davies
Copyright © 2013 Mahdi Mojarrab 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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