TITLE

Molecular typing of mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates circulating in Jiangsu Province, China

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Infectious Diseases;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p288
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which examined molecular typing of mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates circulating in Jiangsu Province, China. As part of the study, spacer-oligonucleotide typing (spoligotyping) and mycobacterial interspersed repetitive units variable number tandem repeat (MIRU-VNTR) were performed in combination to yield specific genetic profiles of 260 MTB strains isolated from 30 counties of Jiangsu province in China during June-July 2010.
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67677363

 

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