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Translated from Fiziologiya Cheloveka, Vol. 31, No. 3, 2005, pp. 139–141.

Original Russian Text Copyright © 2005 by Irzhak.

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Irzhak, L.I. Christian Bohr (On the Occasion of the 150th Anniversary of His Birth). Hum Physiol 31, 366–368 (2005).

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