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Advances in Pharmacological Sciences
Volume 2014, Article ID 158936, 8 pages
Research Article

Prophylactic Role of Averrhoa carambola (Star Fruit) Extract against Chemically Induced Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Swiss Albino Mice

Radiation & Cancer Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur 302 004, India

Received 4 January 2014; Accepted 10 January 2014; Published 19 February 2014

Academic Editor: Mustafa F. Lokhandwala

Copyright © 2014 Ritu Singh 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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