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Molecular Techniques for Identification of Species of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex: The use of Multiplex PCR and an Adapted HPLC Method for Identification of Mycobacterium bovis and Diagnosis of Bovine Tuberculosis

By Eduardo Eustáquio de Souza Figueiredo, Carlos Adam Conte Júnior, Leone Vinícius Furlanetto, Flávia Galindo Silvestre Silva, Rafael Silva Duarte, Joab Trajano Silva, Walter Lilenbaum and Vânia Margaret Flosi Paschoalin

Submitted: April 25th 2011Reviewed: August 20th 2011Published: February 15th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/33876

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Eduardo Eustáquio de Souza Figueiredo, Carlos Adam Conte Júnior, Leone Vinícius Furlanetto, Flávia Galindo Silvestre Silva, Rafael Silva Duarte, Joab Trajano Silva, Walter Lilenbaum and Vânia Margaret Flosi Paschoalin (February 15th 2012). Molecular Techniques for Identification of Species of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex: The use of Multiplex PCR and an Adapted HPLC Method for Identification of Mycobacterium bovis and Diagnosis of Bovine Tuberculosis, Understanding Tuberculosis Pere-Joan Cardona, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/33876. Available from:

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