The Role of membranes in metabolic regulation proceedings of a symposium held at the University of Nebraska Medical School, Omaha, Nebraska, May 8-9, 1972.

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StatementEdited by Myron A. Mehlman [and] Richard W. Hanson.
SeriesSymposia on metabolic regulation
ContributionsMehlman, Myron A., ed., Hanson, Richard W., ed.
LC ClassificationsQP171 .R63 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 427 p.
Number of Pages427
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Open LibraryOL5305548M
ISBN 100124878407
LC Control Number72088344

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This volume is based on the symposium on The Role of Membranes in Metabolic Regulation held at the University of Nebraska Medical Edition: 1. Genre/Form: Electronic books Congresses: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Mehlman, Myron.

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