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Clostridium difficile 027 Emerging Outbreak in Marseille, France

  • Jean-Christophe Lagier (a1) (a2), Gregory Dubourg (a1) (a2), Nadim Cassir (a3), Pierre-Edouard Fournier (a1) (a3), Philippe Colson (a1) (a2), Hervé Richet (a1) (a2), Philippe Brouqui (a1) (a2) and Didier Raoult (a1) (a2)...
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Aix-Marseille Université, URMITE, UM63, CNRS 7278, IRD 198, INSERM 1095 Faculté de Médecine, 27 Boulevard Jean Moulin, 13005, Marseille, France (didier.raoult@gmail.com)

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Clostridium difficile 027 Emerging Outbreak in Marseille, France

  • Jean-Christophe Lagier (a1) (a2), Gregory Dubourg (a1) (a2), Nadim Cassir (a3), Pierre-Edouard Fournier (a1) (a3), Philippe Colson (a1) (a2), Hervé Richet (a1) (a2), Philippe Brouqui (a1) (a2) and Didier Raoult (a1) (a2)...

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