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Sergei Timofeevich Velhover - bibliography

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Russian physician and bacteriologist, born 1887, Kazan, Russia; died December 11, 1942, Kazan, USSR.


On some functional properties of Corynebacteria. (Russian)
Zhurnal mikrobiologii, epidemiologii i immunobiologii, Moskva, 1935, 15 (6).

The Microbes and factors of Radiation. (Russian)
Proceedings of Kazan Research Inst. of Theoretical & Practical Medicine. Issue 2, Kazan, 1936.

Letters to N.A.Morozov (On the influence of space radiation on microbiological objects).
Physics of Consciousness and Life, Cosmology and Astrophysics. 2009, 9 (4): 36.

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