Diffusion of innovations

@article{Valente2003DiffusionOI,
  title={Diffusion of innovations},
  author={Thomas W. Valente},
  journal={Genetics in Medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={5},
  pages={69-69}
}
  • T. Valente
  • Published 1 March 2003
  • Education
  • Genetics in Medicine
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