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Published by New York Academy of Sciences in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fever -- Molecular aspects -- Congresses,
  • Cytokines -- Pathophysiology -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Matthew J. Kluger, Tamas Bartfai, and Charles A. Dinarello.
    SeriesAnnals of the New York Academy of Sciences,, v. 856
    ContributionsKluger, Matthew J., 1946-, Bartfai, Tamas., Dinarello, Charles A., New York Academy of Sciences., Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ11 .N5 vol. 856, RB129 .N5 vol. 856
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 308 p. :
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL370475M
    ISBN 101573311332, 1573311340
    LC Control Number98031202

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