Between fact and technique: The beginnings of hybridoma technology

@article{Cambrosio1992BetweenFA,
  title={Between fact and technique: The beginnings of hybridoma technology},
  author={Alberto Cambrosio and Peter Keating},
  journal={Journal of the History of Biology},
  year={1992},
  volume={25},
  pages={175-230}
}
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