IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PARASITOLOGY, vol.9, no.4, pp.519-529, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PARASITOLOGY
Blastocystis, Prevalence, Subtype, Pathogenicity, Turkey, IN-VITRO CULTIVATION, HOMINIS, IDENTIFICATION, CLASSIFICATION, PREVALENCE, PCR
Background: The aims of this study were to identify Blastocystis subtypes (STs) in a cohort of Turkish patients with various gastrointestinal symptoms using a novel Real Time PCR method developed recently for Blastocystis detection and assess the relationship between Blastocystis STs and patient symptoms.