Effects of hysterectomy and semi-starvation on amino-acid gradients across liver, muscle and gut in rats.

@article{Heindorff1990EffectsOH,
  title={Effects of hysterectomy and semi-starvation on amino-acid gradients across liver, muscle and gut in rats.},
  author={H. Heindorff and Thomas Peter Almdal and Hendrik Vilstrup},
  journal={Clinical nutrition},
  year={1990},
  volume={9 5},
  pages={
          253-9
        }
}
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