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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 935675, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/935675
Research Article

Cucurbitane Triterpenoid from Momordica charantia Induces Apoptosis and Autophagy in Breast Cancer Cells, in Part, through Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor γ Activation

1Department of Biological Science and Technology, China Medical University, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
2Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
3College of Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
4Cancer Center, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
5School of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Taipei Medical University, Taipei 11031, Taiwan

Received 20 February 2013; Revised 24 May 2013; Accepted 26 May 2013

Academic Editor: Yoshiharu Motoo

Copyright © 2013 Jing-Ru Weng 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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