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International Journal of Peptides
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 186034, 5 pages
Synthesis of Hemopressin Peptides by Classical Solution Phase Fragment Condensation
Center for Organic and Medicinal Chemistry, Discovery Sciences Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709-2194, USA
Received 22 August 2012; Accepted 25 October 2012
Academic Editor: Severo Salvadori
Copyright © 2012 P. Anantha Reddy et al. 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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