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Mechanics of the cell

by David H. Boal

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physical biochemistry,
  • Mechanical properties,
  • Cells,
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biophysics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid H. Boal
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH645.5 B63 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25046722M
    ISBN 109780521113762, 9780521130691
    LC Control Number2011038238

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