Protective role of gambogic acid in experimental pulmonary fibrosis in vitro and in vivo.

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BACKGROUND Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is a progressive disorder with poor prognosis. The treatment options for IPF are very limited. Gambogic acid (GA) has anticancer effect and anti-proliferative activity which is extracted from a dried yellow resin of the Garcinia hanburyi Hook.f. [Clusiaceae (Guttiferae)] in Southeast Asia. However, the anti… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.phymed.2016.01.011

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@article{Qu2016ProtectiveRO, title={Protective role of gambogic acid in experimental pulmonary fibrosis in vitro and in vivo.}, author={Yubei Qu and Guanghua Zhang and Yunxia Ji and Haibo Zhua and Changjun Lv and Wangling Jiang}, journal={Phytomedicine : international journal of phytotherapy and phytopharmacology}, year={2016}, volume={23 4}, pages={350-8} }