African Journal of
Bacteriology Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Bacteriol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9871
  • DOI: 10.5897/JBR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 109

Full Length Research Paper

Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus carrying mecA and Panton-Valentine leukocidin (PVL) genes isolated from the holy shrine in Najaf, Iraq

Ali M. Al-Mohana1, Alaa H. Al-Charrakh2*, Fadhil H. Nasir1, and Miaad K. Al-Kudhairy3
  1Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine, Kufa University, Iraq. 2Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine, Babylon University. Babylon province, Iraq. 3Department of Community Health, Kufa Technical Institute, Iraq.
Email: [email protected], [email protected]

  •  Accepted: 26 March 2012
  •  Published: 31 July 2012