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Vol. 18, No. 3, 2009
Issue release date: April 2009
Section title: Original Paper
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Med Princ Pract 2009;18:223–227
(DOI:10.1159/000204354)

Quantitative Analysis of Oxyresveratrol Content in Artocarpus lakoocha and ‘Puag-Haad’

Maneechai S.a · Likhitwitayawuid K.a · Sritularak B.a · Palanuvej C.b · Ruangrungsi N.a, b · Sirisa-ard P.c
aDepartment of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, and bCollege of Public Health Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, and cDepartment of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Kittisak Likhitiwitayawuid

Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Chulalongkorn University

Bangkok 10330 (Thailand)

Tel. +66 2 218 8360, Fax +66 2 218 8357, E-Mail Kittisak.L@chula.ac.th


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