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Journal of Parasitology Research
Volume 2011, Article ID 129542, 2 pages
Research Article

Molecular Identification of Enterocytozoon bieneusi Isolates from Nigerian Children

1Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
2Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
3Department of Zoology, Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos, Nigeria

Received 21 July 2011; Accepted 14 September 2011

Academic Editor: Takeshi Agatsuma

Copyright © 2011 Adekunle Bamidele Ayinmode 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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