Respiratory medicine

August 1997
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug97 Supplement, Vol. 20, pS101
Academic Journal
Presents an abstract of the research manuscript `Localization of latent adenovirus infection in human lungs by PCR in situ,' by Ali R. Behzad et al.


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