Isolation of Clostridium difficile and Detection of A and B Toxins Encoding Genes

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Abbas Ali Imani Fooladi; Sadegh Rahmati; Jalil Falah Mehr Abadi; Raheleh Halabian; Hamid Sedighian; Mohammad Javad Soltanpour; Mohsen Rahimi;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Alborz University of Medical Sciences
  • Journal: International Journal of Enteric Pathogens (issn: 2345-3362, eissn: 2322-5866)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.17795/ijep15238
  • Subject: Clostridium difficile | Enterocolitis | Pseudomembranous | Polymerase Chain Reaction | Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology | RC799-869

Background: Clostridium difficile is the most important anaerobic, gram positive, spore forming bacillus which is known as a prevalent factor leading to antibiotic associated diarrheas and is the causative agent of pseudomembrane colitis. The role of this bacterium alon... View more
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