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Theories of Immune Networks

by Henri Atlan

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Published by Springer Berlin Heidelberg in Berlin, Heidelberg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine,
  • Physical organic chemistry,
  • Allergy,
  • Immunology,
  • Biochemistry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Henri Atlan, Irun R. Cohen
    SeriesSpringer Series in Synergetics -- 46, Springer Series in Synergetics -- 46
    ContributionsCohen, Irun R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR180-189.5
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    Pagination1 online resource (viii, 117p. 23 illus.)
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27091669M
    ISBN 103642839371, 3642839355
    ISBN 109783642839375, 9783642839351
    OCLC/WorldCa851369043

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