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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 404361, 13 pages
Acoustic Droplet Vaporization in Biology and Medicine
1Department of Chemical Engineering, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
2Department of Neurosurgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
3Division of Clinical Toxicology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan 333, Taiwan
Received 24 July 2013; Revised 17 September 2013; Accepted 3 October 2013
Academic Editor: Mei Tian
Copyright © 2013 Chung-Yin Lin and William G. Pitt. 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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