Fibrosis. by Ciba Foundation Symposium.

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Published by Pitman in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Fibroblasts.,
  • Collagen.

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SeriesCiba Foundation symposium -- 114
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LC ClassificationsQP88.23
The Physical Object
Paginationix,256p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22640169M
ISBN 100272798142

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