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The Impact of Mutations in Topoisomerase Genes and the Plasmid-Mediated Quinolone Resistance (PMQR) Determinants on the Resistance to Fluoroquinolones in Klebsiella pneumoniae

Alisha Akya 1 , Roya Chegene Lorestani 2 , * , Azam Elahi 2 and Keyghobad Ghadiri 3
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1 Nosocomial Infections Research Center, School of Medicine, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
2 Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
3 Nosocomial Infections Research Center, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: October 2017, 12 (4); e57290
  • Published Online: April 26, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 21, 2016
  • Revised: February 11, 2017
  • Accepted: February 12, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.57290

To Cite: Akya A, Chegene Lorestani R, Elahi A, Ghadiri K. The Impact of Mutations in Topoisomerase Genes and the Plasmid-Mediated Quinolone Resistance (PMQR) Determinants on the Resistance to Fluoroquinolones in Klebsiella pneumoniae, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2017 ; 12(4):e57290. doi: 10.5812/archcid.57290.

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