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Volume 2013, Article ID 746254, 5 pages
Research Article

The Aquatic Environment as a Reservoir of Vibrio cholerae O1 in Hydrographic Basins of the State of Pernambuco, Brazil

1Centro de Pesquisas Aggeu Magalhães, FIOCRUZ-PE, Avendia Professor Moraes Rego, s/n. Cidade Universitária, 50670-420 Recife, PE, Brazil
2Laboratório Central de Saúde Pública Dr. Milton Bezerra Sobral (LACEN-PE), Secretaria Estadual de Saúde de Pernambuco (SES-PE), Praça Oswaldo Cruz, s/n. Boa Vista, 50050-911 Recife, PE, Brazil
3Instituto Oswaldo Cruz (IOC), FIOCRUZ-RJ, Avenida Brasil, 4365 Manguinhos, 21040-360 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil

Received 6 December 2012; Accepted 23 January 2013

Academic Editors: K. Ohmiya, J. L. Romalde, and D. Zhou

Copyright © 2013 Carina Lucena Mendes-Marques 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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