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Molecular Investigation of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strains Recovered from the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Based on Toxin, Adhesion Genes and agr Locus Type Analysis

Sara Nasirian 1 , 2 , Sara Saadatmand 2 , Hossein Goudarzi 1 , Mehdi Goudarzi 1 , * and Hadi Azimi 3
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1 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of English Language Teaching, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: April 2018, 13 (2); e14495
  • Published Online: April 24, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 3, 2017
  • Revised: August 13, 2017
  • Accepted: September 19, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.14495

To Cite: Nasirian S, Saadatmand S, Goudarzi H, Goudarzi M, Azimi H. Molecular Investigation of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strains Recovered from the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Based on Toxin, Adhesion Genes and agr Locus Type Analysis, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2018 ; 13(2):e14495. doi: 10.5812/archcid.14495.

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