TITLE

Letter: Polyunsaturated fatty acids and cancer

AUTHOR(S)
Mertin, J
PUB. DATE
November 1973
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;11/10/1973, Vol. 4 Issue 5888, p357
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64108786

 

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