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Antimicrobial Activity of Pigments Extracted from Rhodotorula glutinis Against Some Bacteria and Fungi

Mahmoud Yolmeh 1 , * , Hasan Hamedi 2 and Morteza Khomeiri 3
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1 Young Researchers and Elite Club, Gorgan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Gorgan, Iran
2 Health and Nutrition Research Center, Baqiyatallah Medical Sciences University, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Food Science and Technology, Gorgan University of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Gorgan, Iran
Article information
  • Zahedan Journal of Research in Medical Sciences: December 2016, 18 (12); e4954
  • Published Online: December 12, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 5, 2015
  • Revised: February 6, 2016
  • Accepted: December 6, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/zjrms-4954

To Cite: Yolmeh M, Hamedi H, Khomeiri M. Antimicrobial Activity of Pigments Extracted from Rhodotorula glutinis Against Some Bacteria and Fungi, Zahedan J Res Med Sci. 2016 ; 18(12):e4954. doi: 10.17795/zjrms-4954.

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