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, Volume 52, Issue 3, pp 197–199 | Cite as

Serotyping ofNeisseria meningitidis

  • J. T. Poolman
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© Martinus Nijhoff Publishers 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. T. Poolman
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  1. 1.Laboratory of Medical MicrobiologyUniversity of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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