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BioMed Research International
Volume 2015, Article ID 943694, 9 pages
Research Article

Manifestation of Hyperandrogenism in the Continuous Light Exposure-Induced PCOS Rat Model

1College of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Shanghai 201203, China
2Shanghai Research Center for Acupuncture and Meridians, Shanghai 201203, China
3Department of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Huadong Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai 200040, China

Received 18 September 2014; Accepted 25 November 2014

Academic Editor: Oreste Gualillo

Copyright © 2015 Xuezhi Kang 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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