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La Crowdsourcing medicine. Opportunità e sfide per il futuro della ricerca clinica
Journal Title: SALUTE E SOCIETÀ 
Author/s: Linda Lombi 
Year:  2019 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  18 Pg. 98-115 FullText PDF:  221 KB
DOI:  10.3280/SES2019-002009
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Keywords: Crowdsourcing medicine; Citizen Science; 4P Medicine; participatory medicine; precision medicine; personalised medicine.

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Linda Lombi, in "SALUTE E SOCIETÀ" 2/2019, pp. 98-115, DOI:10.3280/SES2019-002009


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