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European Journal of Epidemiology

, Volume 11, Issue 6, pp 711–712 | Cite as

Absence of HIV-1 and HIV-2 infection in different populations from Alexandria, Egypt

  • E. Renganathan
  • I. Quinti
  • E. El Ghazzawi
  • O. Kader
  • I. El Sherbini
  • F. Gamil
  • G. Rocchi
Letter To The Editor
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Key words

HIV Seroprevalence 

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Renganathan
    • 1
    • 4
  • I. Quinti
    • 2
    • 4
  • E. El Ghazzawi
    • 3
  • O. Kader
    • 3
  • I. El Sherbini
    • 3
  • F. Gamil
  • G. Rocchi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Public Health and Cell BiologyUniversity of Rome ‘Tor Vergata’Italy
  2. 2.Department of Allergy and Clinical ImmunologyUniversity of Rome ‘La Sapienza’RomeItaly
  3. 3.Department of Microbiology, Medical Research InstituteUniversity of AlexandriaEgypt
  4. 4.Italian-Egyptian Cooperation Project (CMT), Medical Research InstituteUniversity of AlexandriaEgypt

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