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Volume 2014, Article ID 724314, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/724314
Research Article

Extracts of Artocarpus communis Decrease -Melanocyte Stimulating Hormone-Induced Melanogenesis through Activation of ERK and JNK Signaling Pathways

1Department of Fragrance and Cosmetic Science, College of Pharmacy, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung 80708, Taiwan
2Department of Nursing, Division of Basic Medical Sciences, Research Center for Industry of Human Ecology, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
3Chronic Diseases and Health Promotion Research Center, Chang Gung University of Science and Technology, Chiayi City 61363, Taiwan

Received 2 November 2013; Accepted 8 January 2014; Published 5 March 2014

Academic Editors: M. Ichihashi and G. K. Menon

Copyright © 2014 Yi-Tzu Fu 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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