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A city of east-central Honshu, Japan, west of Tokyo. It is noted for its weaving industry.
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(ˈhɑ tʃiˈɔ dʒi)

a city on SE Honshu, in Japan, W of Tokyo. 466,000.
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(b) Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Urban Environmental Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1-1 Minami-Osawa, Hachioji, 192-0397 Tokyo, Japan
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Teikyo University, Hachioji Campus Otsuka 359 Building 7 Floor 8 Office L79 Hachioji, Tokyo 192-0395, Japan
Maximum Likelihood computations of dN and dS were conducted using HyPhy software package (MEGA6, Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan) [24].
***) Department of Mathematics and Information Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1-1 Minami-Osawa, Hachioji, Tokyo 192-0397, Japan.
This study adhered to the tenets of the Declaration of Helsinki and was approved by the Institutional Review Board of Tokai University Hachioji Hospital.
FTIR spectra were collected in triplicates using a Nicolet 6700 FTIR Advanced Gold Spectrometer with OMNIC 8 software (Thermo Electron Scientific Instruments Corp., Madison, WI, USA) and Jasco 6000 FTIR (Hachioji, Tokyo, Japan).