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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 946451, 15 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/946451
Research Article

Active Component of Antrodia cinnamomea Mycelia Targeting Head and Neck Cancer Initiating Cells through Exaggerated Autophagic Cell Death

1Institute of Oral Biology, National Yang-Ming University, No. 155, Section 2, Li-Nong Street, Taipei 11221, Taiwan
2Department of Biotechnology, Hungkuang University, Taichung, Taiwan
3Grape King Inc., Taoyuan County, Taiwan
4Department of Life Science, Fu-Jen University, New Taipei City, Taiwan
5Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
6Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
7Graduate Institute of Chinese Medical Science and Institute of Medical Science, China Medical University, No. 91, Hsueh-Shih Road, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
8Institute of Basic Medical Science, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
9Department of Health and Nutrition Biotechnology, Asia University, Taichung, Taiwan
10Cancer Research Center & Genome Research Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
11Department of Dentistry, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
12National Yang-Ming University, VGH Genome Research Center, Taipei, Taiwan

Received 20 March 2013; Accepted 8 May 2013

Academic Editor: Yu-Jen Chen

Copyright © 2013 Ching-Wen Chang 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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