Open Labware: 3-D Printing Your Own Lab Equipment
Publication Date
March 20, 2015
Journal
PLOS Biology
Authors
Tom Baden, Andre Maia Chagas, Greg Gage, Timothy Marzullo, et al
Volume
13
Issue
3
Pages
e1002086
DOI
https://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.1002086
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http://journals.plos.org/plosbiology/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pbio.1002086
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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25794301
PubMed Central
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4368627
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http://europepmc.org/abstract/MED/25794301
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000352095700005
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84926363165
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http://www.mendeley.com/research/open-labware-3d-printing-own-lab-equipment
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