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Comparison of Radioimmuno and Carbon Nanotube Field-Effect Transistor Assays for Measuring Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 in a Preclinical Model of Human Breast Cancer

By Laundette P Jones, Steingrimur Stefansson, Man S Kim and Saeyoung N Ahn
Topics: Short Communication
Publisher: BioMed Central
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