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Mediators of Inflammation
Volume 2016, Article ID 3630485, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/3630485
Research Article

Matrine Attenuates COX-2 and ICAM-1 Expressions in Human Lung Epithelial Cells and Prevents Acute Lung Injury in LPS-Induced Mice

1Department of Nursing, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, No. 261 Wenhua 1st Road, Guishan District, Taoyuan City 33303, Taiwan
2Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Guishan District, Taoyuan City 33303, Taiwan
3Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, No. 261 Wenhua 1st Road, Guishan District, Taoyuan City 33303, Taiwan
4Research Center for Industry of Human Ecology, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, No. 261 Wenhua 1st Road, Guishan District, Taoyuan City 33303, Taiwan
5Graduate Institute of Health Industry Technology, Chang Gung University of Science Taiwan and Technology, No. 261 Wenhua 1st Road, Guishan District, Taoyuan City 33303, Taiwan

Received 8 September 2015; Revised 8 November 2015; Accepted 10 November 2015

Academic Editor: Mirella Giovarelli

Copyright © 2016 Chian-Jiun Liou 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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