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Trace element deficiency metabolic and physiological consequences : a Royal Society discussion held on 28 and 29 January 1981 by

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Published by The Royal Society, Distributed by Scholium International in London, Great Neck, NY .
Written in English


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Statementorganized by L. Fowden, G.A. Garton, and C.F. Mills.
ContributionsFowden, Leslie, Sir., Garton, G. A., Mills, C. F. 1926-, Royal Society (Great Britain)
LC ClassificationsRC627.T7 T73 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 213 p. [2] leaves. of plates :
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3145668M
ISBN 100854031715
LC Control Number82670041

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