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Mathematical modeling in immunology and medicine

IFIP TC-7 Working Conference on Mathematical Modeling in Immunology and Medicine (1982 Moscow, R.S.F.S.R.)

Mathematical modeling in immunology and medicine

proceedings of the IFIP TC-7 Working Conference on Mathematical Modeling in Immunology and Medicine, Moscow, USSR, 5-11 July 1982

by IFIP TC-7 Working Conference on Mathematical Modeling in Immunology and Medicine (1982 Moscow, R.S.F.S.R.)

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Published by North-Holland Pub. Co., Sole distributors for the U.S.A. and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Immunology -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.,
  • Medicine -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.,
  • Allergy and immunology -- Congresses.,
  • Medicine -- Congresses.,
  • Models, Theoretical -- Congresses.,
  • Mathematics -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by G.I. Marchuk and L.N. Belykh.
    ContributionsMarchuk, G. I. 1925-, Belykh, L. N. 1953-, IFIP TC-7 (Organization), Akademii͡a︡ nauk SSSR.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR182.2.M36 I34 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 396 p. :
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3160505M
    ISBN 100444865888
    LC Control Number83002219

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