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Clinical chemistry and automation a study in laboratory proficiency by Robinson, Ronald F.R.I.C.

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Published by Griffin in London .
Written in English


  • Clinical chemistry -- Automation.,
  • Automation.,
  • Chemistry, Clinical.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[by] Ronald Robinson; with a foreword by Sir Edward Wayne.
LC ClassificationsRB37 .R58 1971b
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 188 p.;
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4999415M
ISBN 100852642040
LC Control Number76502041

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