Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Study on Rotavirus Infection and Its Genotyping in Children Below 5 Years in South West Iran

Azarakhsh Azaran 1 , Manoochehr Makvandi 1 , 2 , * , Alireza Samarbafzadeh 1 , 2 , Niloofar Neisi 1 , Mohsen Hoseinzadeh 3 , Mojtaba Rasti 1 , Majid Teymurirad 4 , Ali Teimoori 1 , Mehran Varnaseri 5 and Kamyar Makvandi 6
Authors Information
1 Virology Department, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
2 Health Research Institute, Infectious and Tropical Diseases Research Center, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
3 Aboozar Children’s Hospital, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
4 Virology Department, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Department of Infectious, Razi Hospital, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
6 School of Medicine, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: April 2016, 26 (2); e2080
  • Published Online: March 5, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 22, 2015
  • Revised: November 11, 2015
  • Accepted: November 23, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.2080

To Cite: Azaran A, Makvandi M, Samarbafzadeh A, Neisi N, Hoseinzadeh M, et al. Study on Rotavirus Infection and Its Genotyping in Children Below 5 Years in South West Iran, Iran J Pediatr. 2016 ;26(2):e2080. doi: 10.5812/ijp.2080.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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