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The Importance of Mobile Genetic Elements in the Evolution of Salmonella: Pathogenesis, Antibiotic Resistance and Host Adaptation

By Claudia Silva, Magdalena Wiesner and Edmundo Calva

Submitted: February 23rd 2011Reviewed: August 17th 2011Published: January 20th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/28024

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Claudia Silva, Magdalena Wiesner and Edmundo Calva (January 20th 2012). The Importance of Mobile Genetic Elements in the Evolution of Salmonella: Pathogenesis, Antibiotic Resistance and Host Adaptation, Salmonella Yashwant Kumar, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/28024. Available from:

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