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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 489489, 7 pages
Detection of C. trachomatis in the Serum of the Patients with Urogenital Chlamydiosis
1Department of Medical Microbiology, Gamaleya Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Gamaleya Street 18, Moscow 123098, Russia
2Lycotec Ltd., St John’s Innovation Park, Cowley Road, Cambridge CB4 0WS, UK
Received 22 October 2012; Accepted 4 January 2013
Academic Editor: Gokce A. Toruner
Copyright © 2013 Naylia A. Zigangirova 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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