TITLE

A commentary on the possible association of Ljungan virus and SIDS and issues in SIDS research

AUTHOR(S)
Henry Krous; Neil Langlois
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Forensic Science, Medicine & Pathology;Dec2009, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p318
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
47376729

 

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