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Immunostimulatory Effects of Cordyceps militaris on Macrophages through the Enhanced Production of Cytokines via the Activation of NF-κB

By Seulmee Shin, Jeonghak Kwon, Sungwon Lee, Hyunseok Kong, Seungjeong Lee, Chong-Kil Lee, Kyunghae Cho, Nam-Joo Ha and Kyungjae Kim
Topics: Original Article
Publisher: The Korean Association of Immunologists
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2881426
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