Avicenna Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infection

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Screening of Actinomycetes From Lipar Area of Oman Sea to Investigate the Antibacterial Compounds

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1 Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, IR Iran
2 Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, IR Iran
3 Iranian Fisheries Research Organization, Tehran, IR Iran
Article Notes and Dates
Avicenna Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infection: March 2015, 2 (1); e23621.Published Online: February 14, 2015
Article Type: Research Article; Received : September 22, 2014; Revised : December 1, 2014; Accepted : December 17, 2014
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17795/ajcmi-23621

To Cite : Shams M, Shahnavaz B, Ghazvini K, Valinasab T. Screening of Actinomycetes From Lipar Area of Oman Sea to Investigate the Antibacterial Compounds, Avicenna J Clin Microb Infec. 2015 ;2(1):e23621. doi: 10.17795/ajcmi-23621.

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