Interaction of Carbohydrates- Leishmania major Parasite in Phlebotomus papatasi

  • Fereshteh Ahmadipour Department of Medical Entomology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Negar BIZHANI Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Yavar RASSIY Department of Medical Entomology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
  • Hamid Reza BASSERI Mail Department of Medical Entomology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

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Published
2020-08-24
How to Cite
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Ahmadipour F, BIZHANI N, RASSIY Y, BASSERI HR. Interaction of Carbohydrates- Leishmania major Parasite in Phlebotomus papatasi. Iran J Public Health. 49(9):1806-1807.
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