CYTOGENETIC STUDY ON WORKMEN OCCUPATIONALLY EXPOSED TO PESTICIDES
Omari YI*
*Corresponding Author: Yousif I. Omari, D.Sc., LFIBA, Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan; +962-6-5355000, Ext. 22210; Fax: +962-6-5355000E-mail: yomari@ju.edu.jo
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