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Composition of Human Sero-Mucoprotein

Naturevolume 166pages186187 (1950) | Download Citation



RESEARCHES into the properties of the mucoprotein component of human and animal plasma have been carried out by a number of workers, among the more recent investigations being those of Rimington1, Hewitt2, Winzler et al.3,4 and Werner and Odin5.

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