TITLE

Malaria Strains Resistant to 4-aminoquinoline Drugs

AUTHOR(S)
Macdonald, George
PUB. DATE
July 1965
SOURCE
British Medical Journal;7/24/1965, Vol. 2 Issue 5455, p229
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
64059519

 

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