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Relative Abundance of Streptococcus spp. and its Association with Disease Activity in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients Compared with Controls

Farnaz Heidarian 1 , Zahra Noormohammadi 1 , Hamid Asadzadeh Aghdaei 2 and Masoud Alebouyeh 3 , 4 , *
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1 Department of Biology, School of Basic Sciences, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
2 Basic and Molecular Epidemiology of Gastrointestinal Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Foodborne and Waterborne Diseases Research Center, Research Institute for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Research Center, Research Institute for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: April 2017, 12 (2); e57291
  • Published Online: April 30, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 27, 2016
  • Revised: February 12, 2017
  • Accepted: February 12, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.57291

To Cite: Heidarian F, Noormohammadi Z, Asadzadeh Aghdaei H, Alebouyeh M. Relative Abundance of Streptococcus spp. and its Association with Disease Activity in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients Compared with Controls, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2017 ; 12(2):e57291. doi: 10.5812/archcid.57291.

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2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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