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Association of Receptors, Purinergic P2X7 and Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha Gene Polymorphisms in Susceptibility to Tuberculosis Among Iranian Patients

Ali Akbar Velayati 1 , Parissa Farnia 1 , * , Amir Masoud Farahbod 1 , Mona Afraei Karahrudi 1 , Zahra Derakhshaninezhad 1 , Mehdi Kazampour 1 , Samira Sheikhghomi 1 and Shima Saeif 1
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1 Mycobacteriology Research Center, National Research Institute of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: July 01, 2013, 8 (3); e16087
  • Published Online: July 20, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 2, 2013
  • Revised: April 22, 2013
  • Accepted: May 26, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.16087

To Cite: Velayati A A, Farnia P, Farahbod A M, Afraei Karahrudi M, Derakhshaninezhad Z, et al. Association of Receptors, Purinergic P2X7 and Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha Gene Polymorphisms in Susceptibility to Tuberculosis Among Iranian Patients, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2013 ; 8(3):e16087. doi: 10.5812/archcid.16087.

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