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Published by Plenum Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Neuroendocrinology -- Congresses,
  • Blood-brain barrier -- Congresses,
  • Peptide hormones -- Physiological effect -- Congresses,
  • Interleukin-1 -- Physiological effect -- Congresses,
  • Blood-Brain Barrier -- physiology -- congresses,
  • Hormones -- blood -- congresses,
  • Neurosecretory Systems -- physiology -- congresses

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by John C. Porter and Daniela Ježová.
SeriesAdvances in experimental medicine and biology ;, v. 274
ContributionsPorter, John C., Ježová, Daniela., International Congress of Physiological Sciences (31st : 1989 : Helsinki, Finland)
LC ClassificationsQP356.4 .C55 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 487 p. :
Number of Pages487
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1855506M
ISBN 100306436094
LC Control Number90007365

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