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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 947075, 6 pages
Research Article

The Efficacy Study on Si Ni San Freeze-Dried Powder on Sleep Phase in Insomniac and Normal Rats

1Department of Pharmacology of Chinese Materia Medica, Gansu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Lanzhou, Gansu 730000, China
2Department of Pharmacology, Dali University, Dali, Yunnan 671000, China

Received 15 January 2013; Revised 12 March 2013; Accepted 20 March 2013

Academic Editor: Yong Qing Yang

Copyright © 2013 Yuefeng Li 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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