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Standardization of an Indirect ELISA for Serological Diagnosis of Aspergilloma

Nariman Shah-Hosseini 1 , * , Alireza Khabiri 2 , Farideh Bagheri 2 , Hashem Yazdi 2 and Nima Farajianfar 2
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1 Islamic Azad University, Lahijan Branch, Faculty of Science, Department of Microbiology, Lahijan, IR Iran
2 Pasteur Institute of Iran, Department of Mycology, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: July 9, 2012, 7 (3); 92-5
  • Published Online: July 2, 2012
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 18, 2012
  • Revised: May 29, 2012
  • Accepted: June 1, 2012
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.14467

To Cite: Shah-Hosseini N, Khabiri A, Bagheri F, Yazdi H, Farajianfar N. Standardization of an Indirect ELISA for Serological Diagnosis of Aspergilloma, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2012 ; 7(3):92-5. doi: 10.5812/archcid.14467.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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