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ISRN Microbiology
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 975143, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/975143
Research Article

Genetic Determinants of Methicillin Resistance and Virulence among Staphylococcus aureus Isolates Recovered from Clinical and Surveillance Cultures in a Brazilian Teaching Hospital

1Departamento de Doenças Tropicais e Diagnóstico por Imagem, Faculdade de Medicina de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), 18618-970 Botucatu, SP, Brazil
2Departamento de Microbiologia e Imunologia, Instituto de Biociências de Botucatu, Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), 18618-970 Botucatu, SP, Brazil

Received 15 February 2012; Accepted 15 March 2012

Academic Editors: G. Blaiotta and A. Netrusov

Copyright © 2012 Marcus Vinicius Pimenta Rodrigues 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.

How to Cite this Article

Marcus Vinicius Pimenta Rodrigues, Carlos Magno Castelo Branco Fortaleza, Camila Sena Martins Souza, Natalia Bibiana Teixeira, and Maria de Lourdes Ribeiro de Souza da Cunha, “Genetic Determinants of Methicillin Resistance and Virulence among Staphylococcus aureus Isolates Recovered from Clinical and Surveillance Cultures in a Brazilian Teaching Hospital,” ISRN Microbiology, vol. 2012, Article ID 975143, 4 pages, 2012. doi:10.5402/2012/975143