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Laboratory Detection of Carbapenemases in Gram-Negative Bacteria

Hossein Goudarzi 1 , Arezou Taherpour 2 , Fatemeh Fallah 1 , Bita Pourkaveh 3 , Soroor Erfanimanesh 4 and Ali Hashemi 1 , *
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1 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Microbiology, Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences, Sanandaj, IR Iran
3 Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: April 30, 2016, 11 (2); e32816
  • Published Online: March 22, 2016
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: August 30, 2015
  • Revised: March 26, 2016
  • Accepted: March 28, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.32816

To Cite: Goudarzi H, Taherpour A, Fallah F, Pourkaveh B, Erfanimanesh S, et al. Laboratory Detection of Carbapenemases in Gram-Negative Bacteria, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2016 ; 11(2):e32816. doi: 10.5812/archcid.32816.

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1. Context
2. Imipenemase-Type Beta-Lactamases
3. Verona Integron-Encoded-Type Beta-Lactamases
4. New-Delhi Metallo-Beta-Lactamases
5. Carbapenem-Hydrolysing Oxacillinase-48-Type Carbapenemase
6. <i>Klebsiella pneumoniae</i> Carbapenemase
7. How Can Metallo-Beta-Lactamases and Carbapenemases Producing Bacteria be Identified?
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