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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 868050, 6 pages
Molecular Identification of Ancylostoma caninum Isolated from Cats in Southern China Based on Complete ITS Sequence
1College of Veterinary Medicine, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, China
2College of Animal Science, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, China
Received 11 April 2013; Revised 7 July 2013; Accepted 22 August 2013
Academic Editor: Markus Schuelke
Copyright © 2013 Yuanjia Liu 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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