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Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM)

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Volume 54, Issue 6

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Discrepancy between FLC assays: only a problem of quantification?

Laura Caponi
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  • Universita degli Studi di Pisa, Laboratory of Clinical Pathology, University Hospital, Via Roma 67, 56126 Pisa, Toscana, Italy
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Published Online: 2016-04-23 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/cclm-2015-1262

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About the article

Received: 2015-12-23

Accepted: 2016-04-04

Published Online: 2016-04-23

Published in Print: 2016-06-01


Citation Information: Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine (CCLM), Volume 54, Issue 6, Pages 1111–1113, ISSN (Online) 1437-4331, ISSN (Print) 1434-6621, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/cclm-2015-1262.

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