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Biotechnology Research International
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 973851, 9 pages
Advances in Neuroscience and the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention
Wellcome Trust Dual-Use Bioethics Group, Bradford Disarmament Research Centre, Department of Peace Studies, University of Bradford, Bradford BD7 1DP, UK
Received 1 June 2010; Accepted 25 August 2010
Academic Editor: Maxim Golovkin
Copyright © 2011 Malcolm Dando. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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