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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 578276, 6 pages
Persistence or Clearance of Human Papillomavirus Infections in Women in Ouro Preto, Brazil
1Laboratório de Genética, Instituto Butantan, Avenida Vital Brasil 1500, 05503-900 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2Departamento de Análises Clínicas Escola de Farmácia, Universidade de Ouro Preto (UFOP), Rua Costa Sena 171, 35400-000 Ouro Preto, MG, Brazil
3Laboratório de Tocoginecologia, Departamento de Ginecologia, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, 04039-032 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
4Laboratório de Imunopatologia Keizo Asami (LIKA), Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (UFPE), 50670-901 Recife, PE, Brazil
5Programa de Pós-Graduação Interunidades em Biotecnologia, Universidade de São Paulo, 05508-900 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
6Departamento de Biologia, Universidade Federal da Integração Latino-Americana (UNILA), 85867-970 Foz do Iguaçú, PR, Brazil
Received 2 April 2013; Accepted 6 September 2013
Academic Editor: Marcelo Palma Sircili
Copyright © 2013 P. M. Miranda et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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