Pharyngeal Carriage Rates and Genetic Typing of Group A Streptococcus and Streptococcus Pneumonia Among Israeli Military Basic Trainees

2014-07-24 14:14:58 | BioPortfolio


The study is aimed at assessing pharyngeal and nasopharyngeal Streptococcus pneumonia carriage and pharyngeal Group A streptococcus carriage among field units new recruits.

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Medical Corps, Israel Defense Force

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