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Swimming with protists : perception, motility and flagellum assembly.

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Swimming with protists : perception, motility and flagellum assembly. / Ginger, Michael L.; Portman, Neil; McKean, Paul G.

In: Nature Reviews in Microbiology, Vol. 6, No. 11, 11.2008, p. 838-850.

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Ginger, ML, Portman, N & McKean, PG 2008, 'Swimming with protists : perception, motility and flagellum assembly.', Nature Reviews in Microbiology, vol. 6, no. 11, pp. 838-850. https://doi.org/10.1038/nrmicro2009

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Ginger, M. L., Portman, N., & McKean, P. G. (2008). Swimming with protists : perception, motility and flagellum assembly. Nature Reviews in Microbiology, 6(11), 838-850. https://doi.org/10.1038/nrmicro2009

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Ginger ML, Portman N, McKean PG. Swimming with protists : perception, motility and flagellum assembly. Nature Reviews in Microbiology. 2008 Nov;6(11):838-850. https://doi.org/10.1038/nrmicro2009

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Ginger, Michael L. ; Portman, Neil ; McKean, Paul G. / Swimming with protists : perception, motility and flagellum assembly. In: Nature Reviews in Microbiology. 2008 ; Vol. 6, No. 11. pp. 838-850.

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