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New molecular semi-quantification tool provides reliable microbiological evidence for pulmonary infection

Javier Yugueros-Marcos| Olivier Barraud| Alexandra Iannello| Marie Cécile Ploy| Christine Ginocchio| Margarita Rogatcheva| Cristina Alberti-Segui| Alexandre Pachot| Virginie Moucadel| Bruno François
Letter
Volume 44, Issue 12 / December , 2018

Pages 2302 - 2304

No abstract available.

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