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Global Burden and Challenges of Melioidosis

Lao-Oxford-Mahosot Hospital-Wellcome Trust Research Unit (LOMWRU), Vientiane, Laos
Centre for Tropical Medicine & Global Health, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7FZ, UK
Faculty of Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Mahidol-Oxford Research Unit (MORU), Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
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Trop. Med. Infect. Dis. 2018, 3(1), 13;
Received: 23 January 2018 / Revised: 23 January 2018 / Accepted: 24 January 2018 / Published: 29 January 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Global Burden and Challenges of Melioidosis)
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Melioidosis, an infectious disease caused by the environmental bacterium Burkholderia pseudomallei, has remained in the shadows for far too long[...] View Full-Text
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