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Volume 2012, Article ID 138989, 7 pages
Clinical Study

Investigation of a Cluster of Candida albicans Invasive Candidiasis in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit by Pulsed-Field Gel Electrophoresis

1UR02SP13 Research Unit, Ministry of Public Health, Tunisia
2Laboratory of Parasitology-Mycology, Farhat Hached University Hospital Sousse, Sousse 4000, Tunisia

Received 28 October 2011; Accepted 1 December 2011

Academic Editors: J. Varga and J. H. Zhao

Copyright © 2012 Jihene Ben Abdeljelil 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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