Failure to Isolate Viral Agents from Bone-marrows of Children with Acute Leukaemia*

Phillips, C. F.; Benyesh-Melnick, M.; Seidel, E. H.; Fernbach, D. J.
January 1965
British Medical Journal;1/30/1965, Vol. 1 Issue 5430, p286
Academic Journal
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