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Cordyceps Extracts and the Major Ingredient, Cordycepin: Possible Cellular Mechanisms of Their Therapeutic Effects on Respiratory Disease

By Chun-kit Fung and Wing-hung Ko

Submitted: April 1st 2011Reviewed: September 26th 2011Published: February 1st 2012

DOI: 10.5772/31666

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