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Molecular Detection of vanA and vanB Genes in Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus Isolated by Polymerase Chain Reaction From the Intestines of Children Admitted to the Intensive Care Units

Zahra Daghighi 1 , Saeed Tajbakhsh 1 , 2 , Hossein Goudarzi 3 , Abdollah Karimi 4 and Alireza Nateghian 5 , *
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1 Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Bushehr University of Medical Sciences, Bushehr, IR Iran
2 The Persian Gulf Tropical Medicine Research Center, Bushehr University of Medical Sciences, Bushehr, IR Iran
3 Department of Microbiology, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Pediatric Infections Research Center, Mofid Children’s Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Ali-Asghar Children’s Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: October 01, 2014, 2 (4); e18414
  • Published Online: October 27, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 22, 2014
  • Revised: March 24, 2014
  • Accepted: April 27, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.18414

To Cite: Daghighi Z, Tajbakhsh S, Goudarzi H, Karimi A, Nateghian A. Molecular Detection of vanA and vanB Genes in Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus Isolated by Polymerase Chain Reaction From the Intestines of Children Admitted to the Intensive Care Units, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2014 ; 2(4):e18414. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.18414.

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