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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1976 December; 69(12): 923–924.
PMCID: PMC1864761

The pathophysiology of ageing collagen.

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