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A case of leukemia in a monkey exposed to roentgen irradiation for a prolonged period of time

@article{Ek1965ACO,
  title={A case of leukemia in a monkey exposed to roentgen irradiation for a prolonged period of time},
  author={Dzhikidze Ek and Iakovleva La},
  journal={Problemy gematologii i perelivaniia krovi},
  year={1965},
  volume={10},
  pages={58}
}
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