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Microbiota, immunity and the liver. / Vaikunthanathan, Trishan; Safinia, N.; Lombardi, G.; Lechler, R. I.

In: Immunology Letters, Vol. 171, 01.03.2016, p. 36-49.

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Vaikunthanathan, T, Safinia, N, Lombardi, G & Lechler, RI 2016, 'Microbiota, immunity and the liver', Immunology Letters, vol. 171, pp. 36-49. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.imlet.2016.01.008

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Vaikunthanathan, T., Safinia, N., Lombardi, G., & Lechler, R. I. (2016). Microbiota, immunity and the liver. Immunology Letters, 171, 36-49. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.imlet.2016.01.008

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Vaikunthanathan T, Safinia N, Lombardi G, Lechler RI. Microbiota, immunity and the liver. Immunology Letters. 2016 Mar 1;171:36-49. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.imlet.2016.01.008

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Vaikunthanathan, Trishan ; Safinia, N. ; Lombardi, G. ; Lechler, R. I. / Microbiota, immunity and the liver. In: Immunology Letters. 2016 ; Vol. 171. pp. 36-49.

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