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Development and Validation of Heminested RT-PCR and qRT-PCR Assays for Comprehensive Detection of Rabies Virus in the Suspected Rabid Brain and Saliva Samples

Fereshteh Amiri 1 , Zohreh Fadajan 1 , Azadeh Rasooli 2 , Iman Salahshourifar 1 , Rouzbeh Bashar 3 , Masoumeh Arab Baferani 3 and Maryam Fazeli 3 , *
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1 Department of Biology, College of Basic Sciences, Tehran Sciences and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Sciences, Payame-Noor University, Tehran, Iran
3 Virology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: 14 (2); e85790
  • Published Online: May 4, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 27, 2018
  • Revised: February 2, 2019
  • Accepted: February 17, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.85790

To Cite: Amiri F , Fadajan Z , Rasooli A, Salahshourifar I , Bashar R , et al. Development and Validation of Heminested RT-PCR and qRT-PCR Assays for Comprehensive Detection of Rabies Virus in the Suspected Rabid Brain and Saliva Samples, Arch Clin Infect Dis. Online ahead of Print ; 14(2):e85790. doi: 10.5812/archcid.85790.

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