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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2014, Article ID 326107, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/326107
Review Article

A Review of Botanical Characteristics, Traditional Usage, Chemical Components, Pharmacological Activities, and Safety of Pereskia bleo (Kunth) DC

1Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore, 18 Science Drive 4, Singapore 117543
2Department of Pharmacology, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117597

Received 19 February 2014; Accepted 2 May 2014; Published 3 June 2014

Academic Editor: Wei Jia

Copyright © 2014 Sogand Zareisedehizadeh 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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