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Detection of Antiseptic-Resistance Genes in Pseudomonas and Acinetobacter spp. Isolated From Burn Patients

Mohammadreza Mahzounieh 1 , * , Sheida Khoshnood 1 , Azizollah Ebrahimi 1 , Saeid Habibian 1 and Maryam Yaghoubian 1
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1 Department of Pathobiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Shahrekord University, Shahrekord, IR Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products: May 3, 2014, 9 (2); e15402
  • Published Online: April 8, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 13, 2013
  • Revised: December 25, 2013
  • Accepted: February 15, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjnpp-15402

To Cite: Mahzounieh M, Khoshnood S, Ebrahimi A, Habibian S, Yaghoubian M. Detection of Antiseptic-Resistance Genes in Pseudomonas and Acinetobacter spp. Isolated From Burn Patients, Jundishapur J Nat Pharm Prod. 2014 ; 9(2):e15402. doi: 10.17795/jjnpp-15402.

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