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Ganoderic Acid in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer

Abdulghani Ameri 1 , *
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1 Department of Drug and Food Control, School of Pharmacy, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products: August 25, 2012, 7 (3); 85-86
  • Published Online: August 25, 2012
  • Article Type: Editorial
  • Received: July 9, 2012
  • Revised: July 9, 2012
  • Accepted: July 9, 2012
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjnpp-7171

To Cite: Ameri A. Ganoderic Acid in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer, Jundishapur J Nat Pharm Prod. 2012 ; 7(3):85-86. doi: 10.17795/jjnpp-7171.

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