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Polymerase Chain Reaction: Types, Utilities and Limitations

By Patricia Hernandez-Rodriguez and Arlen Gomez Ramirez

Submitted: June 3rd 2011Reviewed: November 25th 2011Published: May 30th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/37450

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