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Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 672428, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/672428
Research Article

Alterations in Cell Cycle and Induction of Apoptotic Cell Death in Breast Cancer Cells Treated with α-Mangostin Extracted from Mangosteen Pericarp

1Division of Life Sciences, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Osaka Medical College, 2-7 Daigaku-machi, Takatsuki, Osaka 569-8686, Japan
2Laboratory of Anatomy and Histopathology, Faculty of Health Science, Osaka Health Science University, 1-9-27 Temma, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0043, Japan
3Laboratory of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Gifu Pharmaceutical University, 1-25-4 Daigaku-nishi, Gifu 501-1196, Japan

Received 31 July 2011; Revised 2 November 2011; Accepted 20 November 2011

Academic Editor: Ikhlas A. Khan

Copyright © 2012 Hitomi Kurose 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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