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Molecular Epidemiology of Panton-Valentine Leukocidin Harboring Hospital-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Septicemic Children, Northeastern Iran, Bojnurd

Reza Besharati 1 , Majid Ghafouri 2 , Saghar Safamanesh 1 , Mahsa Khosrojerdi 3 , Kiarash Ghazvini 4 , Sara Nojumi 5 , Toktam Memariani 6 , Hosein Lashkardoost 7 and Amir Azimian 1 , 8 , *
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1 Department of Pathobiology and Laboratory Sciences, School of Medicine, North Khorasan University of Medical Sciences, Bojnurd, Iran
2 Department of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, North Khorasan University of Medical Sciences, Bojnurd, Iran
3 Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, North Khorasan University of Medical Sciences, Bojnurd, Iran
4 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
5 Medical Diagnostic Laboratory, Emam Reza Hospital, North Khorasan University of Medical Sciences, Bojnurd, Iran
6 Central Research Laboratory, School of Medicine, North Khorasan University of Medical Sciences, Bojnurd, Iran
7 Department of Health, School of Health, North Khorasan University of Medical Sciences, Bojnurd, Iran
8 Vector-Borne Disease Research Center, North Khorasan University of Medical Sciences, Bojnurd, Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: February 28, 2019, 12 (2); e68183
  • Published Online: February 17, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 2, 2018
  • Revised: January 12, 2019
  • Accepted: January 16, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.68183

To Cite: Besharati R, Ghafouri M, Safamanesh S , Khosrojerdi M, Ghazvini K, et al. Molecular Epidemiology of Panton-Valentine Leukocidin Harboring Hospital-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Septicemic Children, Northeastern Iran, Bojnurd, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2019 ; 12(2):e68183. doi: 10.5812/jjm.68183.

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