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Research Article

What Is the Biological Function of Uric Acid? An Antioxidant for Neural Protection or a Biomarker for Cell Death

Figure 3

Serum uric acid (SUA) in patients with breast tumors (). The level of SUA before treatment in patients with malignant breast tumor (breast cancer) was higher than that in patients with benign breast tumor. (a) Benign group () and malignant group (), , independent samples -test. When patients with breast cancer are treated with chemotherapeutics, the level of SUA further increased. (b) , , paired -test.
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