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Characterization of Toxins and Colonization Factors of Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli Isolates from Children with Acute Diarrhea in Abuja, Nigeria

Casmir Ifeanyichukwu Cajetan Ifeanyi 1 , * , Nkiruka Florence Ikeneche 2 , Bassey Enya Bassey 3 , Nazek Al-Gallas 4 , Akpa Alexander Casmir 5 and Isu Rosemary Nnennaya 6
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1 Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Abuja, P.M.B 117, Abuja, Nigeria
2 Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Science, University of Abuja, P.M.B 117, Abuja, Nigeria
3 World Health Organization Office, Plot 1620, Yusuf Maitama Sule Street, Off Yakubu Gowon Crescent Asokoro, Abuja
4 Laboratoire de Controle, des Eaux et Denrees Alimentaires, Institut Pasteur de Tunis, 13 Place Pasteur, BP 74, Tunis 1002, Belvedere, Tunisie
5 Department of Medical Biotechnology, National Biotechnology Development Agency, Abuja
6 Department of Biological Science, Faculty of Science, University of Abuja, P.M.B 117, Abuja, Nigeria
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: January 2018, 11 (1); e64269
  • Published Online: December 2, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: February 15, 2016
  • Revised: January 11, 2017
  • Accepted: August 12, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.64269

To Cite: Ifeanyichukwu Cajetan Ifeanyi C, Ikeneche N F, Bassey B E, Al-Gallas N, Alexander Casmir A, et al. Characterization of Toxins and Colonization Factors of Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli Isolates from Children with Acute Diarrhea in Abuja, Nigeria, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2018 ; 11(1):e64269. doi: 10.5812/jjm.64269.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
6. Conclusion
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