Experiments on living animals
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Experiments on living animals report of the proceedings of a 1-day symposium held on Tuesday 26th January 1982. by

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Published by British Association for the Advancement of Science in London .
Written in English


  • Animal experimentation.,
  • Laboratory animals.

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ContributionsBritish Association for the Advancement of Science.
The Physical Object
Pagination101p. :
Number of Pages101
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Open LibraryOL14170591M

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