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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 960267, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ecam/nen052
Original Article

Comparative Analysis of Viperidae Venoms Antibacterial Profile: a Short Communication for Proteomics

1Departamento de Biologia Celular e Molecular, Laboratório de Antibióticos, Bioquímica e Modelagem Molecular (LABioMol), Instituto de Biologia, CEG, Universidade Federal Fluminense, CEP 24001–970, Niterói, Brazil
2Cursos de Pós-graduação em Neuroimunologia - IB, e Patologia - HUAP, Universidade Federal Fluminense, CEP 24001-970, Niterói, RJ, Brazil
3Laboratório de Modelagem Molecular e QSAR (ModMolQSAR), Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, CEP 21941-590, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 2 May 2007; Accepted 16 July 2008

Copyright © 2011 Bruno L. Ferreira 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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