Agents and Actions

, Volume 43, Issue 3–4, pp 86–90 | Cite as

A brief survey of the history of inflammation

  • M. Rocha e Silva


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Rocha e Silva
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PharmacologyFaculty of Medicine, U.S.P.Ribeirão PretoBrazil

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