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Dynamical implications of Viral Tiling Theory. / ElSawy, K. M.; Taormina, A.; Twarock, R.; Vaughan, L.

In: Journal of theoretical biology, Vol. 252, No. 2, 21.05.2008, p. 357-369.

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ElSawy, KM, Taormina, A, Twarock, R & Vaughan, L 2008, 'Dynamical implications of Viral Tiling Theory', Journal of theoretical biology, vol. 252, no. 2, pp. 357-369. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2008.02.003

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ElSawy, K. M., Taormina, A., Twarock, R., & Vaughan, L. (2008). Dynamical implications of Viral Tiling Theory. Journal of theoretical biology, 252(2), 357-369. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2008.02.003

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ElSawy KM, Taormina A, Twarock R, Vaughan L. Dynamical implications of Viral Tiling Theory. Journal of theoretical biology. 2008 May 21;252(2):357-369. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtbi.2008.02.003

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ElSawy, K. M. ; Taormina, A. ; Twarock, R. ; Vaughan, L. / Dynamical implications of Viral Tiling Theory. In: Journal of theoretical biology. 2008 ; Vol. 252, No. 2. pp. 357-369.

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