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Biotransformation pathways of psychoactive agents

Francine E. Phillip

Biotransformation pathways of psychoactive agents

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Published by [s.n.] in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

  • Psychopharmacology,
  • Metabolism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsToronto, Ont. University. Faculty of Pharmacy, Addiction Research Foundation of Ontario. Pharmacy Residency Committee
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34 leaves :
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21320836M

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