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Outbreak caused by NDM-1- and RmtB-producing Escherichia coli in Bulgaria

Université de Fribourg

  • Poirel, Laurent Medical and Molecular Microbiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Science, University of Fribourg, Switzerland - INSERM U914, South-Paris Medical School, K.-Bicêtre, France
  • Savov, Encho Laboratory of Microbiology, Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Nazli, Arzu Medical and Molecular Microbiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Science, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
  • Trifonova, Angelina Laboratory of Microbiology, Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Todorova, Iva Laboratory of Microbiology, Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Gergova, Ivanka Laboratory of Microbiology, Military Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Nordmann, Patrice Medical and Molecular Microbiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Science, University of Fribourg, Switzerland - INSERM U914, South-Paris Medical School, K.-Bicêtre, France
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    04.01.2014
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  • Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 2014, vol. 58, no. 4, p. 2472–2474
English Twelve consecutive carbapenem-resistant Escherichia coli isolates were recovered from patients (infection or colonization) hospitalized between March and September 2012 in different units at a hospital in Bulgaria. They all produced the carbapenemase NDM-1 and the extended-spectrum-β-lactamase CTX-M-15, together with the 16S rRNA methylase RmtB, conferring high-level resistance to all... Show more…
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  • English
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Clinical medicine
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Faculté des sciences
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Médecine
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