Riboflavin as “pigment” in the skin ofProteus anguinus L.

@article{Isteni2004RiboflavinA,
  title={Riboflavin as “pigment” in the skin ofProteus anguinus L.},
  author={Lili Isteni{\vc} and I Ziegler},
  journal={Naturwissenschaften},
  year={2004},
  volume={61},
  pages={686-687}
}
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