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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2017, Article ID 6358392, 9 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/6358392
Research Article

Effects of Angelica Extract on Schwann Cell Proliferation and Expressions of Related Proteins

1College of Veterinary Medicine, Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin 150030, China
2Key Laboratory of the Provincial Education, Department of Heilongjiang for Common Animal Disease Prevention and Treatment, Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin 150030, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Wenhui Yu; nc.ude.uaen@iuhnewuy

Received 12 March 2017; Accepted 25 May 2017; Published 18 July 2017

Academic Editor: Raffaele Capasso

Copyright © 2017 Xiaowen Jiang 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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