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Discovery and Mechanism of Gastroprotective Action of Capsaicin

By János Szolcsányi

Submitted: May 9th 2014Reviewed: May 9th 2014Published: July 16th 2014

DOI: 10.5772/58684

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János Szolcsányi (July 16th 2014). Discovery and Mechanism of Gastroprotective Action of Capsaicin, Capsaicin - Sensitive Neural Afferentation and the Gastrointestinal Tract Gyula Mozsik, Omar M. E. Abdel- Salam and Koji Takeuchi, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/58684. Available from:

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