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Cyanobacteria Allergy in Lake Kineret

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01693198
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2012 by Ronit Confino-Cohen, Meir Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : September 26, 2012
Last Update Posted : September 26, 2012
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Yigal Allon Kinneret Limnological Laboratory
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ronit Confino-Cohen, Meir Medical Center

No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Estimated Primary Completion Date : November 2014
Estimated Study Completion Date : November 2014
Publications:
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