Brassiodol: A new iodised oil for eradicating endemic goiter

@article{Ingenbleek2000BrassiodolAN,
  title={Brassiodol: A new iodised oil for eradicating endemic goiter},
  author={Yves Ingenbleek and Louis Jung and G. Frard},
  journal={Journal of Trace Elements in Experimental Medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={13},
  pages={85-96}
}
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