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Determination of Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus faecium Diversity in Tehran Sewage Using Plasmid Profile, Biochemical Fingerprinting and Antibiotic Resistance

Katayoun Borhani 1 , Ali Ahmadi 2 , Fateh Rahimi 3 , Mohammad Reza Pourshafie 1 , * and Malihe Talebi 2 , *
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1 Department of Microbiology, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, IR Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: February 01, 2014, 7 (2); e8951
  • Published Online: February 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 4, 2012
  • Revised: January 23, 2013
  • Accepted: February 19, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.8951

To Cite: Borhani K, Ahmadi A, Rahimi F, Pourshafie M R, Talebi M. Determination of Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus faecium Diversity in Tehran Sewage Using Plasmid Profile, Biochemical Fingerprinting and Antibiotic Resistance, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2014 ; 7(2):e8951. doi: 10.5812/jjm.8951.

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