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Retraction Note: Hypothesis for heritable, anti-viral immunity in crustaceans and insects
Biology Direct volume 4, Article number: 36 (2009)
- The original article was published in Biology Direct 2009 4:32
Correction to Flegel, TW: Hypothesis for heritable, anti-viral immunity in crustaceans and insects. Biology Direct 2009, 4:32.
Flegel TW: Hypothesis for heritable, anti-viral immunity in crustaceans and insects. Biol Direct. 2009, 4: 32-10.1186/1745-6150-4-32.
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Flegel, T.W. Retraction Note: Hypothesis for heritable, anti-viral immunity in crustaceans and insects. Biol Direct 4, 36 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1186/1745-6150-4-36