TITLE

Beta-lactamase induction and cell wall metabolism in Gram-negative bacteria

AUTHOR(S)
Ximin Zeng; Jun Lin
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Frontiers in Microbiology;May2013, Vol. 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
88067101

 

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