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ISRN Microbiology
Volume 2014, Article ID 941507, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/941507
Research Article

Antibiotic Resistance Pattern and Evaluation of Metallo-Beta Lactamase Genes Including bla-IMP and bla-VIM Types in Pseudomonas aeruginosa Isolated from Patients in Tehran Hospitals

1Department of Microbiology, Islamic Azad University, Lahijan Branch, Lahijan, Iran
2School of Medicine, Microbiology Department, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Malek-Ashtar University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
4Drug Applied Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, 5166614766 Tabriz, Iran

Received 4 February 2014; Accepted 2 March 2014; Published 23 April 2014

Academic Editors: C. Pazzani and P. Zunino

Copyright © 2014 Samira Aghamiri 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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