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Detection of Chlamydia in postmortal formalin-fixed tissue

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Detection of Chlamydia in postmortal formalin-fixed tissue. / Lundemose, A G; Banner, Jytte; Birkelund, Svend; Christiansen, G.

I: APMIS : acta pathologica, microbiologica, et immunologica Scandinavica, Bind 97, Nr. 1, 01.1989, s. 68-74.

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Lundemose, AG, Banner, J, Birkelund, S & Christiansen, G 1989, 'Detection of Chlamydia in postmortal formalin-fixed tissue', APMIS : acta pathologica, microbiologica, et immunologica Scandinavica, bind 97, nr. 1, s. 68-74.

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Lundemose, A. G., Banner, J., Birkelund, S., & Christiansen, G. (1989). Detection of Chlamydia in postmortal formalin-fixed tissue. APMIS : acta pathologica, microbiologica, et immunologica Scandinavica, 97(1), 68-74.

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Lundemose AG, Banner J, Birkelund S, Christiansen G. Detection of Chlamydia in postmortal formalin-fixed tissue. APMIS : acta pathologica, microbiologica, et immunologica Scandinavica. 1989 jan;97(1):68-74.

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Lundemose, A G ; Banner, Jytte ; Birkelund, Svend ; Christiansen, G. / Detection of Chlamydia in postmortal formalin-fixed tissue. I: APMIS : acta pathologica, microbiologica, et immunologica Scandinavica. 1989 ; Bind 97, Nr. 1. s. 68-74.

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