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References

  1. J.-P. Wu, C.-C. Tsai, Y.-L. Yeh et al., “Silymarin accelerates liver regeneration after partial hepatectomy,” Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 2015, Article ID 603529, 14 pages, 2015.
Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2015, Article ID 603529, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/603529
Research Article

Silymarin Accelerates Liver Regeneration after Partial Hepatectomy

1Graduate Institute of Basic Medical Science, China Medical University, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
2School of Chinese Medicine for Post-Baccalaureate, I-Shou University, Kaohsiung 84001, Taiwan
3Chinese Medicine Department, E-Da Hospital, Kaohsiung 82445, Taiwan
4Department of Pathology, Changhua Christian Hospital, Changhua 50006, Taiwan
5Department of Medical Technology, Jen-Teh Junior College of Medicine, Nursing and Management, Miaoli 35664, Taiwan
6Orthopaedic Department, Armed Forces General Hospital, Taichung 32551, Taiwan
7Department of Nursing, Meiho University, Pingtung 91202, Taiwan
8Department of Biotechnology, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore 641 046, India
9Cardiology Department of Taichung Armed Forces General Hospital, Taichung 32551, Taiwan
10Graduate Institute of Chinese Medical Science, China Medical University, Taichung 40402, Taiwan
11Department of Health and Nutrition Biotechnology, Asia University, Taichung 41354, Taiwan

Received 11 September 2014; Revised 15 January 2015; Accepted 22 January 2015

Academic Editor: Ravirajsinh N. Jadeja

Copyright © 2015 Jia-Ping Wu 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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