11A10.35 - Blood

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  • David B. Geselowitz, "Comment to 'The Hall Effect in a Flowing Electrolyte'", AJP, Vol. 40, #8, Aug. 1972, p. 1183.
  • Richard J. Fitzgerald, "Point-of-Care Blood Tests with Microfluidics", Physics Today, Vol. 68, #11, Nov. 2015, p. 19.
  • Charles Day, "Mimicking Microcapillaries", Physics Today, Vol. 67, #4, Apr. 2014, p. 21.
  • Sean Sanders, Åsa Siverstsson, Mathias Uhlén, Martin Zahlen, Linn Fagerberg, Max Karlsson, Kalle von Feilitzen, and Mattias Karlén, "The Human Blood Atlas Poster", Science, Vol. 365, #6457, Sept. 2019.
  • Arthur K. Solomon, "The State of Water in Red Cells", Scientific American, Vol. 224, #2, Feb. 1971, p. 88.
  • Rebecca Boyle, "How to Boost Blood Supplies", Popular Science, Vol. 286, #5, May 2014, p. 28.
  • "Bloodstream", Uncle John's Bathroom Reader, p. 137.
  • Vicki Cobb and Kathy Darling, "Blood Tells", Bet You Can!, p. 22.
  • John Cameron and Dick Berg, "A Question About Ballistocardiography", Tap-L Discussion, 8/30/04.
  • Curt Suplee, "Blood: The Liquid Organ", Everyday Science Explained, National Geographic, p. 242 - 243.
  • Curt Suplee, "Running on Rust", Everyday Science Explained, National Geographic, p. 232 - 233.

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