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Antioxidant and acetylcholinesterase-inhibitory properties of long-term stored medicinal plants

  • Stephen O Amoo1,
  • Adeyemi O Aremu1,
  • Mack Moyo1 and
  • Johannes Van Staden1Email author
BMC Complementary and Alternative MedicineThe official journal of the International Society for Complementary Medicine Research (ISCMR)201212:87

Received: 3 April 2012

Accepted: 7 July 2012

Published: 7 July 2012

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Original Submission
3 Apr 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
26 Apr 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Maan Bahadur Rokaya
2 May 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Denis ZOFOU
23 May 2012 Author responded Author comments - Johannes van Staden
Resubmission - Version 2
23 May 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
7 Jul 2012 Editorially accepted
7 Jul 2012 Article published 10.1186/1472-6882-12-87

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Authors’ Affiliations

Research Centre for Plant Growth and Development, School of Life Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal Pietermaritzburg, Private Bag X01