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tetA and tetB Genes in Klebsiella Pneumoniae Isolated From Clinical Samples

Mohammad Bokaeian 1 , ** , Saeide Saeidi 2 , ** , Zahra Shahi 2 and Vahideh Kadaei 3
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1 Department of Laboratory Sciences, Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
2 Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Kerman, IR Iran
3 Department of Biology, Zabol University of Medical Sciences, Zabol, IR Iran
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  • Gene, Cell and Tissue: July 01, 2014, 1 (2); e18152
  • Published Online: May 22, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 10, 2014
  • Revised: April 24, 2014
  • Accepted: May 5, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/gct-18152

To Cite: Bokaeian M, Saeidi S, Shahi Z, Kadaei V. tetA and tetB Genes in Klebsiella Pneumoniae Isolated From Clinical Samples, Gene Cell Tissue. 2014 ; 1(2):e18152. doi: 10.17795/gct-18152.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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