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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Immunology.,
  • Immunopathology.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementYoshitsugi Hokama, Robert M. Nakamura.
ContributionsNakamura, Robert M., 1927-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQR181 .H575
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 528 p. :
Number of Pages528
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3793963M
ISBN 100316369322
LC Control Number81082895

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