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Practical epidemiology of microbal infections. by Hans Reber

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Published by F. Hoffmann-La Roche in Basle .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Communicable diseases,
  • Epidemiology

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SeriesRoche scientific service
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LC ClassificationsRA651 R42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16897419M

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