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Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Cigarette Smoke-Induced Myocardial Injury: Prevention by Vitamin C

  • Archita Das,

    Affiliation: Department of Biotechnology, Dr. B. C. Guha Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Calcutta University College of Science, Kolkata, India

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  • Neekkan Dey,

    Affiliation: Department of Biotechnology, Dr. B. C. Guha Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Calcutta University College of Science, Kolkata, India

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  • Arunava Ghosh,

    Affiliation: Department of Biotechnology, Dr. B. C. Guha Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Calcutta University College of Science, Kolkata, India

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  • Shovanendu Das,

    Affiliation: VLCC Health Care, Jodhpurpark, Kolkata, India

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  • Dhruba J. Chattopadhyay,

    Affiliation: Department of Biotechnology, Dr. B. C. Guha Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Calcutta University College of Science, Kolkata, India

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  • Indu B. Chatterjee mail

    ibc123@rediffmail.com

    Affiliation: Department of Biotechnology, Dr. B. C. Guha Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Calcutta University College of Science, Kolkata, India

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  • Published: September 06, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0044151

About the Authors

Archita Das, Neekkan Dey, Arunava Ghosh, Dhruba J. Chattopadhyay, Indu B. Chatterjee
Department of Biotechnology, Dr. B. C. Guha Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Calcutta University College of Science, Kolkata, India
Shovanendu Das
VLCC Health Care, Jodhpurpark, Kolkata, India

Corresponding Author

Email: ibc123@rediffmail.com

Competing Interests

SD is an In-House Physician in VLCC Health Care. This does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLoS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: IBC. Performed the experiments: AD ND AG SD DJC. Analyzed the data: AD ND IBC. Wrote the paper: IBC AD.