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Toxicology Brief: The toxicity of iron, an essential element


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"Toxicology Brief" was contributed by Jay Albretsen, DVM, PhD, DABT, DABVT, Covance Laboratories, 3301 Kinsman Blvd., Madison, WI 53704. The department editor is Petra A. Volmer, DVM, MS, DABVT, DABT, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL 61802.


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