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Biotechnology unzipped

Eric S. Grace

Biotechnology unzipped

promises & realities

by Eric S. Grace

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Published by Trifolium Books, Inc. in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biotechnology -- Popular works.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEric S. Grace.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTP248.15 .G73 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 248 p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17196821M
    ISBN 101895579457
    OCLC/WorldCa36697823

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