TITLE

Nall Infection Treatment Holds Promise

PUB. DATE
September 2014
SOURCE
MMR;9/15/2014, Vol. 31 Issue 15, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the successful study of formulation to treat the onychomycosis fungal infections of the nail.
ACCESSION #
98634494

 

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