Molecular Diagnostics for Gonorrhoea: Implications for Antimicrobial Resistance and the Threat of Untreatable Gonorrhoea

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Vyšlo v časopise: Molecular Diagnostics for Gonorrhoea: Implications for Antimicrobial Resistance and the Threat of Untreatable Gonorrhoea. PLoS Med 11(2): e32767. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001598
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