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Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology
Volume 2017, Article ID 9286392, 7 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/9286392
Research Article

Laboratory Diagnosis of Malaria: Comparison of Manual and Automated Diagnostic Tests

1Division of Immunology & Applied Microbiology, Department of Post Graduate Studies & Research, National Institute of Blood Diseases & Bone Marrow Transplantation, ST 2/A Block 17, Gulshan-e-Iqbal KDA Scheme 24, Karachi, Pakistan
2National Institute of Blood Diseases & Bone Marrow Transplantation, ST 2/A Block 17, Gulshan-e-Iqbal KDA Scheme 24, Karachi, Pakistan

Correspondence should be addressed to Samina Naz Mukry; moc.liamg@dbin.yrkums

Received 3 November 2016; Revised 16 February 2017; Accepted 21 February 2017; Published 5 April 2017

Academic Editor: Sandra Gemma

Copyright © 2017 Samina Naz Mukry 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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