GENOTYPING OF MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS STRAINS DIRECTLY ON CLINICAL SAMPLES BY 24 LOCUS MIRU - VNTR METHOD
23 till 25 August 2016، Tehran - Iran
Presentation Type: Speech
Background and Aim: Tuberculosis (TB) is considered as a public health concern in the world. TB is a chronic infectious disease whose etiolog ic agent is Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb). Molecular procedures are useful tool to control the disease. Prompt genotyping of Mtb can greatly helpful in molecular epidemiology of the disease.