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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 132859, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/132859
Research Article

Involvement of Heme Oxygenase-1 Participates in Anti-Inflammatory and Analgesic Effects of Aqueous Extract of Hibiscus taiwanensis

1School of Chinese Pharmaceutical Sciences and Chinese Medicine Resources, College of Pharmacy, China Medical University, Taichung 404, Taiwan
2Department of Health and Nutrition Biotechnology, Asia University, Taichung 413, Taiwan
3Nursing Department, Hsin Sheng College of Medical Care and Management, Taoyuan 325, Taiwan
4Graduate Institute of Pharmacognosy, Taipei Medical University, Taipei 250, Taiwan
5School of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, China Medical University, Taichung 404, Taiwan

Received 1 March 2012; Revised 16 April 2012; Accepted 29 April 2012

Academic Editor: Seung-Heon Hong

Copyright © 2012 Shu-Ling Liu 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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