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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 657026, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/657026
Research Article

Effects of Thymol and Carvacrol, Constituents of Thymus vulgaris L. Essential Oil, on the Inflammatory Response

1Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutic, State University of Maringá, 870020-900 Maringá, PR, Brazil
2Department of Medicine, State University of Maringá, 870020-900 Maringá, PR, Brazil
3Department of Pharmacology, Federal University of Paraná, 80060-000 Curitiba, PR, Brazil

Received 9 February 2012; Accepted 7 May 2012

Academic Editor: Ke Ren

Copyright © 2012 Fernanda Carolina Fachini-Queiroz 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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