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Detection of Toxoplasma gondii from Clinical Specimens of Patients Receiving Renal Transplant Using ELISA and PCR

Morteza Izadi 1 , Nematollah Jonaidi Jafari 1 , Abbas Mahmoodzadeh Poornaki 2 , Javid Sadraei 3 , Babak Rezavand 2 , * , Hamid Reza Mirzaei 4 , Hossein Zarrinfar 5 and Abulfazl Khedive 6
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1 Health Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Parasitology, School of Medicine, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, IR Iran
3 Parasitology Department of Medical School, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Immunology, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology, Ghaem Hospital, School of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
6 Bayer Paul (BP) Vaccine and Pharmaceutical Company, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Nephro-Urology Monthly: November 01, 2013, 5 (5); 983-987
  • Published Online: November 13, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 17, 2013
  • Accepted: August 17, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.13657

To Cite: Izadi M, Jonaidi Jafari N, Mahmoodzadeh Poornaki A, Sadraei J, Rezavand B, et al. Detection of Toxoplasma gondii from Clinical Specimens of Patients Receiving Renal Transplant Using ELISA and PCR, Nephro-Urol Mon. 2013 ; 5(5):983-987. doi: 10.5812/numonthly.13657.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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