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Responsible for this blog: Christian Bachmann is a non-medical professional who, after university studies in human anatomy and physiology and a Swiss university diploma in biology, has been working as a science and medical writer and editor since 1977. He has been interviewed by Nick Genes for Medscape: A New Twist on «Keeping Up With the Literature».
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Sunday, April 1, 2007
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