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Mediators of Inflammation
Volume 2013, Article ID 390890, 10 pages
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Research Article

Natural Antioxidant-Isoliquiritigenin Ameliorates Contractile Dysfunction of Hypoxic Cardiomyocytes via AMPK Signaling Pathway

1Institute of Physiology, School of Basic Medicine Sciences, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou 730000, China
2Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo-SUNY University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
3Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Guangdong Cardiovascular Institute, Guangdong General Hospital, Guangdong Academy of Medical Sciences, Guangzhou 510080, China
4Department of Emergency, Gansu Provincial Hospital, Lanzhou 730000, China
5Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA

Received 16 July 2013; Accepted 14 August 2013

Academic Editor: Fatih Arslan

Copyright © 2013 Xiaoyu Zhang 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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