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Cells and disease

Barbara A. Somervill

Cells and disease

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Published by Heinemann Library in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-47) and index.

StatementBarbara A. Somervill
SeriesInvestigating cells, Heinemann infosearch
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH582.5 .S663 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24585994M
ISBN 109781432938819
LC Control Number2009049981
OCLC/WorldCa490807091

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