TITLE

Medical Biochemistry

PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Aug99 Supplement, Vol. 22, pS28
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents several case studies pertaining to medical biochemistry. Simultaneous detection of the hemochromatosis gene mutations C282Y and H63D; Maintenance tool for proMD rule files; Stability of the Bax (G)8 microsatellite in localized stage T2 and T3 adenocarcinoma of the prostate.
ACCESSION #
2386528

 

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