Utilization of bacterial cultures in dermatology

Published on Oct 1, 2019in Journal of The American Academy of Dermatology7.102
· DOI :10.1016/j.jaad.2019.03.038
Amanda Bienenfeld3
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(NYU: New York University),
Efe Kakpovbia1
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(NYU: New York University)
+ 1 AuthorsArielle R. Nagler5
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(NYU: New York University)
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