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Phenotypic and Genotypic Investigation of Biofilm Formation in Clinical and Environmental Isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii

Ehsan Ghasemi 1 , 2 , Zohreh Ghalavand 1 , Hossein Goudarzi 1 , * , Farshid Yeganeh 3 , Ali Hashemi 1 , Hossein Dabiri 1 , Elnaz Sadat Mirsamadi 1 and Masoumeh Foroumand 4
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1 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Abadan School of Medical Sciences, Abadan, Iran
3 Department of Immunology, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Imam Hossein Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: August 2018, 13 (4); e12914
  • Published Online: June 24, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 23, 2017
  • Revised: May 9, 2017
  • Accepted: September 19, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.12914

To Cite: Ghasemi E, Ghalavand Z, Goudarzi H, Yeganeh F, Hashemi A, et al. Phenotypic and Genotypic Investigation of Biofilm Formation in Clinical and Environmental Isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2018 ; 13(4):e12914. doi: 10.5812/archcid.12914.

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