TITLE

Two dimensional protein patterns of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid from non-smokers, smokers, and subjects exposed to asbestos

AUTHOR(S)
Lindahl, M.; Ekström, T.; Sörensen, J.; Tagesson, C.
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Thorax;Oct1996, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p1028
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66053634

 

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