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GS-E3D, a new pectin lyase-modified red ginseng extract, inhibited diabetes-related renal dysfunction in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats

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BMC Complementary and Alternative MedicineBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:430

Received: 12 December 2016

Accepted: 14 August 2017

Published: 29 August 2017

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Original Submission
12 Dec 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
29 May 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Hamid Reza Sadeghnia
13 Jun 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Roghayeh Abbasalipourkabir
29 Jun 2017 Author responded Author comments - Chan-Sik Kim
Resubmission - Version 2
29 Jun 2017 Submitted Manuscript version 2
27 Jul 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Hamid Reza Sadeghnia
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
14 Aug 2017 Editorially accepted
29 Aug 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12906-017-1925-7

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Authors’ Affiliations

Korean Medicine Convergence Research Division, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine (KIOM), Daejeon, South Korea
International Ginseng and Herb Research Institute, Geumsan-gun, South Korea
Department of Oral Pathology, School of Dentistry, Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, South Korea