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Sino-Austrian High-Tech Acupuncture Network-Annual Report 2016.

07:00 EST 22nd February 2017 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Sino-Austrian High-Tech Acupuncture Network-Annual Report 2016."

The Sino-Austrian High-Tech Acupuncture Research Network was founded in 2005 and has been growing ever since. The network comprises many partners from China and is highly involved in research and education activities. This report introduces the network's activities in the year 2016.

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Name: Medicines (Basel, Switzerland)
ISSN: 2305-6320
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