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Antiobesity effect of Gynostemma pentaphyllum extract (actiponin): A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
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Volume 22, Issue 1, pages 63–71, January 2014
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Park, S.-H., Huh, T.-L., Kim, S.-Y., Oh, M.-R., Tirupathi Pichiah, P.B., Chae, S.-W. and Cha, Y.-S. (2014), Antiobesity effect of Gynostemma pentaphyllum extract (actiponin): A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Obesity, 22: 63–71. doi: 10.1002/oby.20539
Funding agencies: This work was supported by a grant (PF06212-00) from the Plant Diversity Research Center of the 21st Century Frontier Research Program funded by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, and by a grant (A111345) from the Korean Health Technology R&D Project from the Ministry of Health and Welfare, Republic of Korea.
Soo-Hyun Park and Tae-Lin Huh contributed equally to this work.
Author Contributions: The authors' responsibilities were as follows: YSC and SWC conceived the study concept and designed the experiments. SHP, SYK, and MRO conducted the experiments. SHP, PBTP, TLH, SWC, and YSC analyzed and interpreted the data, and wrote the manuscript. SWC and YSC had primary responsibility for the final content. All authors read and approved the final version of the manuscript.
- Issue online: 11 JAN 2014
- Version of Record online: 5 SEP 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 26 JUN 2013 12:56PM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 27 MAY 2013
- Manuscript Received: 30 NOV 2012
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