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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Leucocytes -- Effect of radiation on.,
  • Radium -- Physiological effect.

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Edition Notes

From the British Journal of Radiology, vol. VIII, New Series, no. 95, November 1935, and no. 96, December 1935.

Other titlesBritish journal of radiology.
Statementby David R. Goodfellow.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18566804M

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