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Immunohistochemical Studies of Stellate Cells in Experimental Cholestasis in Newborn and Adult Rats

By Nelson Elias Mendes Gibelli, Uenis Tannuri and Evandro Sobroza de Mello
Topics: Research
Publisher: Hospital das Clínicas da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo
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