International Congress of Biology

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    THE first International Congress of Biology will be held at Brussels on July 9-12 under the presidency of Prof. E. Spehl. Discussions have been arranged on the role of diet in the output of muscular work, introduced by M. Bigwood; physiology of muscular contraction (M. Bouckaert); muscular wrorh. and circulation of the blood (M. Heymans); physiological mechanisms during training (M. Brouha). Further information can be obtained from the secretariat, 96 Avenue Paul Janson, Anderlecht, Brussels.

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    International Congress of Biology. Nature 143, 1018 (1939) doi:10.1038/1431018d0

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