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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2015, Article ID 452412, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/452412
Research Article

Possible Involvement of µ Opioid Receptor in the Antidepressant-Like Effect of Shuyu Formula in Restraint Stress-Induced Depression-Like Rats

1Department of Pharmacology, College of Basic Medicine, Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Jinan 250355, China
2Key Laboratory for Classical Theory of Traditional Chinese Medicine of Education Ministry, Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Jinan 250355, China

Received 15 October 2014; Revised 14 January 2015; Accepted 21 January 2015

Academic Editor: Filippo Maggi

Copyright © 2015 Fu-rong Wang 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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