Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains of Beijing genotype are rarely observed in tuberculosis patients in South America

V Ritacco, B López, PI Cafrune, L Ferrazoli, PN Suffys, N Candia, L Vásquez, T Realpe, J Fernández, KV Lima, J Zurita, J Robledo, ML Rossetti, AL Kritski, MA Telles, JC Palomino, H Heersma, D van Soolingen, K Kremer, L Barrera

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalMemorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz
    Volume103
    Issue number5
    Pages (from-to)489-492
    Number of pages4
    ISSN0074-0276
    Publication statusPublished - 2008

    Keywords

    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Mycobacteriology
    • Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    • Molecular epidemiology
    • Strains
    • Genotypes
    • Beijing genotype
    • Prevalence
    • Virulence
    • Drug resistance
    • America-Latin

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