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H. R. Frigeri, Santos, I. C. R., Réa, R. R., Almeida, A. C. R., Fadel-Picheth, C. M. T., Pedrosa, F. O., Souza, E. M., Rego, F. G. M., and Picheth, G., Low prevalence of glucokinase gene mutations in gestational diabetic patients with good glycemic control, vol. 11, pp. 1433-1441, 2012.
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F. A. Oliveira, Paludo, K. S., Arend, L. N. V. S., Farah, S. M. S. S., Pedrosa, F. O., Souza, E. M., Surek, M., Picheth, G., and Fadel-Picheth, C. M. T., Virulence characteristics and antimicrobial susceptibility of uropathogenic Escherichia coli strains, vol. 10, pp. 4114-4125, 2011.
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