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Variation in the volume of coated vesicles isolated from human placenta

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Variation in the volume of coated vesicles isolated from human placenta. / Ockleford, C.D.; Whyte, A.; Bowyer, D.E.

In: Cell Biology International Reports, Vol. 1, No. 2, 03.1977, p. 137-146.

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Ockleford, C.D. ; Whyte, A. ; Bowyer, D.E. / Variation in the volume of coated vesicles isolated from human placenta. In: Cell Biology International Reports. 1977 ; Vol. 1, No. 2. pp. 137-146.

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