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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 539697, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/539697
Research Article

Virulence Factors Associated with Pediatric Shigellosis in Brazilian Amazon

1Instituto Leônidas e Maria Deane—Fiocruz Amazônia, Rua Terezina 476, Adrianópolis, 69.057-070 Manaus, AM, Brazil
2Programa de Pós Graduação em Imunologia Básica e Aplicada (PPGBA-UFAM), Avenida General Rodrigo Octávio 6200, Coroado I, 69.077-000 Manaus, AM, Brazil
3Departamento de Ciências Básicas da Saúde, Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora, Câmpus Governador Valadares, Rua Israel Pinheiro 2000, Bairro Universitário, 35010177 Governador Valadares, MG, Brazil

Received 28 November 2013; Accepted 9 April 2014; Published 29 April 2014

Academic Editor: Angel Cataldi

Copyright © 2014 Carolinie Batista Nobre da Cruz 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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