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Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 616432, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/616432
Research Article

Gastroprotective Activity of Violacein Isolated from Chromobacterium violaceum on Indomethacin-Induced Gastric Lesions in Rats: Investigation of Potential Mechanisms of Action

1Biosafety Research Institute, College of Veterinary Medicine, Chonbuk National University, 664-14 1GA, Duck Jin-Dong, Deokjin-gu, Jeonju City, Jeollabuk-do 561-756, Republic of Korea
2Division of Ethnopharmacology, Entomology Research Institute, Loyola College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600 034, India
3Department of Botany and Microbiology, Addiriyah Chair for Environmental Studies, College of Science, King Saud University, P.O. Box 2455, Riyadh 11451, Saudi Arabia

Received 17 April 2014; Revised 18 June 2014; Accepted 26 June 2014; Published 5 August 2014

Academic Editor: Fulvio D’Acquisto

Copyright © 2014 Paulrayer Antonisamy 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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