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Volume 11, Pages 1332-1340
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2011.114
Research Article

Antibacterial Efficacy of Lytic Bacteriophages against Antibiotic-Resistant Klebsiella Species

1Department of Microbiology, Ghaem Medical Center, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
2Biotechnology Research Center and School of Pharmacy, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
3Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran
4Cardiovascular Research Center, Avicenna Research Institute, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran

Received 16 February 2011; Revised 23 April 2011; Accepted 25 May 2011

Academic Editor: Hans-Peter Schmauder

Copyright © 2011 M. Khajeh Karamoddini et al.

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