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Global Dissemination of the mcr-1 gene

Soroor Erfanimanesh 1 and Ali Hashemi 2 , *
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1 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: July 01, 2016, 4 (3); e38581
  • Published Online: June 12, 2016
  • Article Type: Discussion
  • Received: April 23, 2016
  • Revised: May 11, 2016
  • Accepted: May 17, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.38581

To Cite: Erfanimanesh S, Hashemi A. Global Dissemination of the mcr-1 gene, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2016 ; 4(3):e38581. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.38581.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Arguments
3. Conclusions
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