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Developing an efficient multiplex PCR method to detect mcr-like genes

  • Sheng Lei
  • Jiali Lv
  • Shuai Gao
  • Swaminath Srinivas
  • Youjun FengEmail author
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Acknowledgements

Dr. Feng is a recipient of the “Young 1000 Talents” Award.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sheng Lei
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jiali Lv
    • 1
  • Shuai Gao
    • 2
  • Swaminath Srinivas
    • 2
    • 4
  • Youjun Feng
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.School of Food and Biological EngineeringShaanxi University of Science and TechnologyXi’anChina
  2. 2.Department of Pathogen Biology & Microbiology and Department of General Intensive Care Unit of the Second Affiliated HospitalZhejiang University School of MedicineHangzhouChina
  3. 3.College of Animal SciencesZhejiang UniversityHangzhouChina
  4. 4.Department of BiochemistryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbanaUSA

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