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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2015, Article ID 385154, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/385154
Research Article

Effects of Astragaloside IV on the SDF-1/CXCR4 Expression in Atherosclerosis of apoE−/− Mice Induced by Hyperlipaemia

1Longhua Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, 725 South Wanping Road, Shanghai 200032, China
2East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai 200237, China

Received 21 August 2014; Revised 19 September 2014; Accepted 10 October 2014

Academic Editor: Jian-Li Gao

Copyright © 2015 Hewei Qin 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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