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Comparison of the In Vitro Antifibrogenic Effects of Silymarin, Silybin A and 18α-Glycyrrhizin on Activated Hepatic Stellate Cells

Seyed Younes Hosseini 1 , 2 , Kurosh Kalantar 3 , Khashayar Shahin 2 , Maryam Ghayour 2 , 4 , Masoumeh Rajabi Bazl 4 , Mohammad-Reza Fattahi 2 , Maryam Moini 2 and Zahra Amirghofran 3 , 5 , *
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1 Department of Bacteriology and Virology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
2 Gastroenterohepatology Research Center (GEHRC), Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
3 Department of Immunology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
4 Departement of Clinical Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
5 Autoimmune Disease Research Center and Medicinal and Natural Products Chemistry Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products: November 2017, 12 (4); e40285
  • Published Online: November 7, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 22, 2016
  • Revised: September 17, 2016
  • Accepted: October 31, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjnpp.40285

To Cite: Hosseini S Y, Kalantar K, Shahin K, Ghayour M, Rajabi Bazl M, et al. Comparison of the In Vitro Antifibrogenic Effects of Silymarin, Silybin A and 18α-Glycyrrhizin on Activated Hepatic Stellate Cells, Jundishapur J Nat Pharm Prod. 2017 ; 12(4):e40285. doi: 10.5812/jjnpp.40285.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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