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Epoetin receptor status may alter the outcomes in head and neck cancers treated with radiotherapy and darbepoetin-α.

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Summary of "Epoetin receptor status may alter the outcomes in head and neck cancers treated with radiotherapy and darbepoetin-α."

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Name: Radiotherapy and oncology : journal of the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
ISSN: 1879-0887
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