Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

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Appropriate Genotyping of Hepatitis B Virus in Iran

Seyed Mohammad Jazayeri 1 , 2 , Heidar Sharafi 2 and Seyed Moayed Alavian 2 , *
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1 Department of Virology, Hepatitis B Molecular Laboratory, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Molecular Division, Iran Hepatitis Network, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: October 01, 2015, 8 (10); e23529
  • Published Online: October 17, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: September 11, 2014
  • Accepted: January 17, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.23529

To Cite: Jazayeri S M, Sharafi H, Alavian S M. Appropriate Genotyping of Hepatitis B Virus in Iran, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2015 ; 8(10):e23529. doi: 10.5812/jjm.23529.

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