TITLE

Microwave Disinfection of Gauze Contaminated with Bacteria and Fungi

AUTHOR(S)
Cardoso, V. H.; Gon�alves, D. L.; Angioletto, E.; Dal-Pizzol, F.; Streck, E. L.
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology;Oct2007, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p428
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
28056860

 

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