The liquid-ordered state comes of age

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The liquid-ordered state comes of age. / Mouritsen, Ole G.

In: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes, Vol. 1798, No. 7, 01.07.2010, p. 1286-1288.

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Mouritsen, OG 2010, 'The liquid-ordered state comes of age', Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes, vol. 1798, no. 7, pp. 1286-1288. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbamem.2010.02.017

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Mouritsen, O. G. (2010). The liquid-ordered state comes of age. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes, 1798(7), 1286-1288. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbamem.2010.02.017

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Mouritsen OG. The liquid-ordered state comes of age. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes. 2010 Jul 1;1798(7):1286-1288. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bbamem.2010.02.017

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Mouritsen, Ole G. / The liquid-ordered state comes of age. In: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Biomembranes. 2010 ; Vol. 1798, No. 7. pp. 1286-1288.

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