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Transfer of antibiotic resistant bacteria from animals to man.

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Transfer of antibiotic resistant bacteria from animals to man. / Wegener, Henrik Caspar; Aarestrup, F. M.; Gerner-Smidt, P.; Bager, F.

I: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica (Print), Bind 92, 1999, s. 51-57.

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Wegener, HC, Aarestrup, FM, Gerner-Smidt, P & Bager, F 1999, 'Transfer of antibiotic resistant bacteria from animals to man.', Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica (Print), bind 92, s. 51-57.

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Wegener, H. C., Aarestrup, F. M., Gerner-Smidt, P., & Bager, F. (1999). Transfer of antibiotic resistant bacteria from animals to man. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica (Print), 92, 51-57.

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Wegener HC, Aarestrup FM, Gerner-Smidt P, Bager F. Transfer of antibiotic resistant bacteria from animals to man. Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica (Print). 1999;92:51-57.

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Wegener, Henrik Caspar ; Aarestrup, F. M. ; Gerner-Smidt, P. ; Bager, F. / Transfer of antibiotic resistant bacteria from animals to man. I: Acta Veterinaria Scandinavica (Print). 1999 ; Bind 92. s. 51-57.

Bibtex

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RIS

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