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International Journal of Microbiology
Volume 2011, Article ID 851946, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/851946
Research Article

Molecular Detection of Persistent Francisella tularensis Subspecies holarctica in Natural Waters

1Department of CBRN Defence and Security, Swedish Defence Research Agency, 901 82 Umeå, Sweden
2Department of Infectious Diseases, Örebro University Hospital, 701 85 Örebro, Sweden
3National Veterinary Institute, 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
4Department of Clinical Microbiology, Umeå University, 901 87 Umeå, Sweden

Received 28 May 2010; Accepted 9 July 2010

Academic Editor: Max Teplitski

Copyright © 2011 T. Broman 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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