Enzymes and isoenzymes
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Enzymes and isoenzymes structure, properties and function by Federation of European Biochemical Societies

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Published by Academic Press in London .
Written in English


  • Enzymes -- Congresses,
  • Isoenzymes -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by D. Shugar.
Series5th meeting -- v. 18
ContributionsShugar, D.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 361 p. illus. ;
Number of Pages361
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21835639M

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