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Progress on the Development of Human In Vitro Assays for Assessment of the Sensitizing Potential of a Compound: Breaking Down the In Vivo Events

By Susan Gibbs and Krista Ouwehand

Submitted: February 9th 2011Reviewed: August 5th 2011Published: December 16th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/26529

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