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Mechanics of Composite Materials

, Volume 15, Issue 6, pp 762–766 | Cite as

Method of determining the mechanical properties of the brain in vivo

  • M. L. Itkis
  • G. I. Mchedlishvili
Biocomposites

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Mechanical Property 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. L. Itkis
    • 1
  • G. I. Mchedlishvili
    • 1
  1. 1.Academy of Sciences of the Georgian SSRTbilisi

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