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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 215035, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ecam/nep207
Original Article

Ellagic Acid, the Active Compound of Phyllanthus urinaria, Exerts In Vivo Anti-Angiogenic Effect and Inhibits MMP-2 Activity

1Department of Chinese Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital-Kaohsiung Medical Center, Chang Gung University College of Medicine, Taiwan
2Department of Pharmacology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
3School of Pharmacy, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei 106, Taiwan
4Chinese Herbal Pharmacy, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Tao-Yuan 333, Taiwan
5Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Sciences, Chang Gung University, Tao-Yuan 333, Taiwan

Received 8 May 2009; Accepted 19 October 2009

Copyright © 2011 Sheng-Teng Huang 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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