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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 423741, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/423741
Research Article

Corni Fructus Containing Formulation Attenuates Weight Gain in Mice with Diet-Induced Obesity and Regulates Adipogenesis through AMPK

1College of Korean Medicine, Institute of Korean Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Hoegi-Dong, Dongdaemun-Gu, Seoul 130-701, Republic of Korea
2Department of Oriental Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Wonkwang-Oriental Medicines Research Institute, Wonkwang University, Jeonbuk 570-749, Republic of Korea
3Department of Pharmaceutical Biochemistry, College of Pharmacy, Kyung Hee University, Hoegi-Dong, Dongdaemun-Gu, Seoul 130-701, Republic of Korea
4Department of Molecular Biology, College of Natural Science, Chonbuk National University, Jeollabuk-do 561-756, Republic of Korea
5Department of Cosmeceutical Science, Daegu Haany University, Yugok-dong, Kyungsan 712-715, Republic of Korea

Received 2 April 2013; Revised 9 August 2013; Accepted 19 August 2013

Academic Editor: Bo-Hyoung Jang

Copyright © 2013 Hye-Lin Kim 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.

Supplementary Material

The serum levels of AST and ALT were detected to check any possible internal toxicity in HF diet-induced obese C57BL/6J mice. The CDAP reduced the serum levels of AST and alanine ALT, compared to each individual herb.

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