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On the Usefulness of Circulating Bacterial 16S rDNA as a Marker of Microbial Translocation in HIV-1–Infected Patients

Svärd, Jenny PhD*; Sönnerborg, Anders MD, PhD*,†; Vondracek, Martin PhD‡,§; Mölling, Paula PhD; Nowak, Piotr MD, PhD*

JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes: August 1st, 2014 - Volume 66 - Issue 4 - p e87–e89
doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000000188
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*Unit of Infectious Diseases and Dermatology, Department of Medicine Huddinge, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Department of Clinical Microbiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden

§Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Department of Laboratory Medicine, Clinical Microbiology, Örebro University Hospital, Örebro, Sweden.

Supported by Swedish Research Council (VR), Stockholm County Council (SLL) and the Swedish Society for Medical Research (SSMF).

The authors have no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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