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Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2011, Article ID 754060, 5 pages
Review Article

Chlamydia trachomatis Infection Control Programs: Lessons Learned and Implications for Vaccine Development

Department of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Rangos Research Center, Room 9123, 4401 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA

Received 15 July 2011; Accepted 29 August 2011

Academic Editor: Richard L. Sweet

Copyright © 2011 Jean M. Chavez 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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