Evaluation of a photon-counting technique for the reaction rate determination of glucose
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Evaluation of a photon-counting technique for the reaction rate determination of glucose by Roxie Roberta Rhodes

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  • Chemical kinetics.,
  • Glucose -- Metabolism.

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Statementby Roxie Roberta Rhodes.
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Pagination71 leaves, bound :
Number of Pages71
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Open LibraryOL14326530M

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