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Effect of cortisol on Aquaporin expression in the esophagus of the European eel (Anguilla anguilla).

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Effect of cortisol on Aquaporin expression in the esophagus of the European eel (Anguilla anguilla). / Martinez, A-S; Cutler, Christopher Paul; Wilson, GD; Philips, C; Hazon, Neil; Cramb, Gordon.

In: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, Vol. 1040, 2005, p. 395-398.

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Martinez, A-S, Cutler, CP, Wilson, GD, Philips, C, Hazon, N & Cramb, G 2005, 'Effect of cortisol on Aquaporin expression in the esophagus of the European eel (Anguilla anguilla).' Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, vol. 1040, pp. 395-398. https://doi.org/10.1196/annals.1327.072

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Martinez, A-S., Cutler, C. P., Wilson, GD., Philips, C., Hazon, N., & Cramb, G. (2005). Effect of cortisol on Aquaporin expression in the esophagus of the European eel (Anguilla anguilla). Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1040, 395-398. https://doi.org/10.1196/annals.1327.072

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Martinez A-S, Cutler CP, Wilson GD, Philips C, Hazon N, Cramb G. Effect of cortisol on Aquaporin expression in the esophagus of the European eel (Anguilla anguilla). Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 2005;1040:395-398. https://doi.org/10.1196/annals.1327.072

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Martinez, A-S ; Cutler, Christopher Paul ; Wilson, GD ; Philips, C ; Hazon, Neil ; Cramb, Gordon. / Effect of cortisol on Aquaporin expression in the esophagus of the European eel (Anguilla anguilla). In: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 2005 ; Vol. 1040. pp. 395-398.

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