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Vol. 25, No. 3, 2007
Issue release date: September 2007
Section title: Stomach
Dig Dis 2007;25:222–224

Molecular Epidemiology of Gastric Cancer

Starzyńska T.
Department of Gastroenterology, Pomeranian Medical Academy, Szczecin, Poland
email Corresponding Author

Teresa Starzyńska

Department of Gastroenterology, Pomeranian Medical Academy

ul. Unii Lubelskiej 1

PL–71-252 Szczecin (Poland)

Tel./Fax +48 91 425 32 11, E-Mail testa@sci.pam.szczecin.pl


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