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Clonal Expansion of Multidrug-Resistant and Extensively Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis, Japan

By Yoshiro Murase, Shinji Maeda, Hiroyuki Yamada, Akihiro Ohkado, Kinuyo Chikamatsu, Kazue Mizuno, Seiya Kato and Satoshi Mitarai

Abstract

Strain clustering suggests community transmission plays a critical role in incidence

Topics: Research
Publisher: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:3086214
Provided by: PubMed Central

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