International Journal of Infection

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Evaluation of Antibacterial Activity of Withania somnifera Leaf Extracts against Antibiotic-Resistant Isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae

Mohammad Bokaeian 1 , Saeide Saeidi 2 , Zahra Shahi 2 , Shahla Sahraei 3 , * , Hemadollah Zarei 4 and Gelareh Sohil Baigi 5
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1 Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine Research Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, IR Iran
2 Department of Microbiology, Kerman Sciences and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Kerman, IR Iran
3 Zabol University of Medical Sciences, Zabol, IR Iran
4 Department of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zabol, Zabol, IR Iran
5 Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Martyr Chamran Hospital Kangavar, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Infection: July 30, 2014, 1 (2); e21085
  • Published Online: July 20, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 10, 2013
  • Revised: February 20, 2014
  • Accepted: April 10, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/iji-21085

To Cite: Bokaeian M, Saeidi S, Shahi Z, Sahraei S, Zarei H, et al. Evaluation of Antibacterial Activity of Withania somnifera Leaf Extracts against Antibiotic-Resistant Isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae, Int J Infect. 2014 ; 1(2):e21085. doi: 10.17795/iji-21085.

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