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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2017, Article ID 9124240, 10 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/9124240
Research Article

N-Butanol and Aqueous Fractions of Red Maca Methanolic Extract Exerts Opposite Effects on Androgen and Oestrogens Receptors (Alpha and Beta) in Rats with Testosterone-Induced Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

1Laboratory of Endocrinology and Reproduction, Department of Biological and Physiological Sciences, Faculty of Sciences and Philosophy, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, San Martín de Porres, Peru
2Research Circle in Plants with Effects in Health, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, San Martín de Porres, Peru
3Laboratory of Immunology of the Reproduction and Centro para el Desarrollo en Nanociencia y Nanotecnologia (CEDENNA), Universidad de Santiago de Chile, Región Metropolitana, Chile

Correspondence should be addressed to Diego Fano; ep.hcpu@s.onaf.ogeid

Received 6 September 2017; Accepted 13 November 2017; Published 11 December 2017

Academic Editor: Giuseppe Morgia

Copyright © 2017 Diego Fano 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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