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Nutritive Spheres in Amœba proteus Y

Nature volume 143, page 685 (22 April 1939) | Download Citation



THE impetus given to the investigation of cytoplasmic inclusions by the ultra- and electric-centrifuge technique used in the recent work of Brontë Gatenby and his pupils has raised once more the controversy concerning the exact nature of the nutritive spheres in Amœba proteus Y.

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  1. (Monica Taylor)., Notre Dame Training College Laboratory, Dowanhill, Glasgow, W.2. March 7.

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