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TitleFirst description of linezolid resistance due to optrA gene in E. faecalis from poultry meat from the American continent (Colombia)
Study TypeOther
Abstract Background: Three Enterococcus isolates obtained from retail chicken isolates collected in 2010-2011 as part of the Colombian Integrated Program for Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance (COIPARS) showed reduced susceptibility towards linezolid (MIC 8 mg/L).Objectives: This study aimed at detecting .. [more]
Description Background: Three Enterococcus isolates obtained from retail chicken isolates collected in 2010-2011 as part of the Colombian Integrated Program for Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance (COIPARS) showed reduced susceptibility towards linezolid (MIC 8 mg/L).Objectives: This study aimed at detecting .. [more]
Center NameCentre for Genomic Epidemiology, National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Denmark