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  • The Fusion of Tumor Cells with Host Cells;Reflections on an Ovarian Tumor
  • Russell L. Kerschmann, Bruce A. Woda, and Guido Majno
Russell L. Kerschmann
San Francisco General Hospital and the University of California at San Francisco, California 94110. Reprint requests.
Bruce A. Woda and Guido Majno
University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, Massachustts 01605

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