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Veterinary Medicine International
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 429495, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/429495
Research Article

Preliminary Study of the Influence of Red Blood Cells Size on the Determinism of the Breed in Cattle

1Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of El-Hadj Lakhdar, 05000 Batna, Algeria
2Department of Microbiology and Biochemistry, University of Mohamed BOUDIAF, 28000 M’sila, Algeria
3Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mohamed Cherif Messaadia, 41000 Souk Ahras, Algeria

Received 8 November 2013; Revised 28 December 2013; Accepted 29 December 2013; Published 6 February 2014

Academic Editor: Kazim Sahin

Copyright © 2014 Nezar Adili 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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