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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2009, Article ID 394592, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/394592
Research Article

Effect of Hibiscus sabdariffa L. Dried Calyx Ethanol Extract on Fat Absorption-Excretion, and Body Weight Implication in Rats

1Biochemical and Nutrition Chemistry Area, University of Veracruz, SS Juan Pablo II s/n, Boca del Río, CP 94294 Veracruz, Mexico
2Chemical Biology Area, University of Veracruz, Iturbide s/n esquina Carmen Serdán, CP 91910 Veracruz, Mexico
3Veracruz Institute of Technology, Chemical Biology Area, Calz. M.A. de Quevedo 2779, CP 91860 Veracruz, Mexico
4Necfer Corporation, F-BIC405, 1-1 Hyaku-nen Koen, Kurume-Shi, Fukuoka 839-0864, Japan
5Veracruz Institute of Technology, Food Research and Development Unit, Calz. M.A. de Quevedo 2779, CP 91860 Veracruz, Mexico

Received 7 May 2009; Accepted 29 June 2009

Academic Editor: Stelvio M. Bandiera

Copyright © 2009 O. Carvajal-Zarrabal 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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