TITLE

Polymerase chain reaction-based screening for the ceftriaxone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae F89 strain

AUTHOR(S)
Goire, N.; Lahra, M. M.; Ohnishi, M.; Hogan, T.; Liminios, A. E.; Nissen, M. D.; Sloots, T. P.; Whiley, D. M.
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Eurosurveillance (15607917);4/4/2013, Vol. 18 Issue 14, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
87605229

 

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