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High Diversity of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Isolates Based on Hypervariable Region Polymorphisms

Seyed Foad Mirkarimi 1 , Alka Hasani 2 , Babak Abdinia 3 , Mohammad Hossein Soroush Barhaghi 1 , Mojtaba Nikbakht 4 , 5 and Mohammad Ahangarzadeh Rezaee 4 , *
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1 Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
2 Infectious and Tropical Diseases Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
3 Medical Education Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences,Tabriz, Iran
4 Immunology Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
5 Student Research Committee, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: October 01, 2016, 4 (4); e36433
  • Published Online: August 2, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 18, 2016
  • Revised: May 7, 2016
  • Accepted: May 8, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.36433

To Cite: Foad Mirkarimi S, Hasani A, Abdinia B, Soroush Barhaghi M H, Nikbakht M, et al. High Diversity of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Isolates Based on Hypervariable Region Polymorphisms, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2016 ; 4(4):e36433. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.36433.

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