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Isolation of Biosurfactant Producing Bacteria From Poultry Breast Skin

Azizollah Ebrahimi 1 , * and Najmeh Tashi 1
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1 Department of Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Science, Shahrekord University
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products: August 25, 2012, 7 (3); 93-96
  • Published Online: August 25, 2012
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 5, 2011
  • Revised: April 11, 2012
  • Accepted: May 6, 2012
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjnpp-3423

To Cite: Ebrahimi A, Tashi N. Isolation of Biosurfactant Producing Bacteria From Poultry Breast Skin, Jundishapur J Nat Pharm Prod. 2012 ; 7(3):93-96. doi: 10.17795/jjnpp-3423.

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