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Objective. To detect genes encoding carbapenem resistance among Enterobacter species in a tertiary care hospital in central India. Methods. Bacterial identification of Enterobacter spp. isolates from various clinical specimens in patients admitted to intensive care units was performed by routine conventional microbial culture and biochemical tests using… (More)
A multidrug resistant Chyresobacterium indologenes was isolated from blood in a case of septicemia. The organism was resistant to carbapenems and was positive for blaNDM-1; transferable through plasmid.
Background Alcaligenes faecalis (A.faecalis) is a Gram-negative, rod-shaped, motile, oxidase, catalase and citrate positive obligate aerobe that is commonly found in the environment. A. faecalis is the most frequently isolated member of family Alcaligenaceae in the clinical laboratory. Infections caused by A. faecalis are opportunistic and are acquired from… (More)