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Evaluation of two Immunodiagnostic Assays (MAT and IFA) for Human Leptospirosis in Gilan province -Iran

Nooshin Dezfully 1 and Sedighe Mehrabian 1 , *
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1 Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biosciences, Islamic Azad University, Tehran North Branch, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: September 01, 2012, 5 (4); 582-584
  • Published Online: September 9, 2012
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 2, 2012
  • Revised: February 15, 2012
  • Accepted: February 22, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.4564

To Cite: Dezfully N, Mehrabian S. Evaluation of two Immunodiagnostic Assays (MAT and IFA) for Human Leptospirosis in Gilan province -Iran, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2012 ; 5(4):582-584. doi: 10.5812/jjm.4564.

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