Skin Sensitization Study of Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) and Yellow Jacket (Vespula sp.) venom on Rabbits

  • Fatemeh BAGHERI Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health,Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Mansoureh SHAYEGHI Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health,Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Hassan VATANDOOST 1. Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran 2. Department of Environmental Chemical Pollutants and Pesticides, Institute for Environmental Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Fatemeh NIKPOUR ALKARAN Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health,Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Eslam MORADI ASL Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health,Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

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Published
2019-07-18
How to Cite
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BAGHERI F, SHAYEGHI M, VATANDOOST H, NIKPOUR ALKARAN F, MORADI ASL E. Skin Sensitization Study of Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) and Yellow Jacket (Vespula sp.) venom on Rabbits. Iran J Public Health. 48(8):1545-1546.
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