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Blasting Off on an Actin Comet Tail

  • Caitlin Sedwick mail

    Affiliation: Freelance Science Writer, San Diego, California, United States of America

  • Published: September 22, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1000195

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