Search biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life-science journals, and online books, from the National Library of Medicine and NCBI.

PubMed is the tool to search MEDLINE, which is the database of biomedical research articles compiled by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.

MEDLINE has over 21 million citations, with more being added every day. 

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