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literature survey of the genotoxic material in edible plants

A.J Hilliker

literature survey of the genotoxic material in edible plants

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Published by Environment Canada, Office of the Science Advisor in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dangerous plants.,
  • Plants, Edible.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA.J. Hilliker, D.W. Larson, B.H. Sells.
    SeriesReport / Office of the Science Advisor -- no.18, Report (Canada. Environment Canada. Office of the Science Advisor) -- no.18.
    ContributionsLarson, D.W., Sells, B.H., Canada. Environment Canada. Office of the Science Advisor.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX557 .H44 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 p. --
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19128104M

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