An OXA-48-producing Escherichia coli isolated from a Danish patient with no hospitalization abroad.

Abstract

Carbapenemase-producing organisms are disseminating globally and are now emerging as a worrying threat in Scandinavia. Before August 2013, OXA-48-producing organisms had not been detected in Danish patients. Here we report the isolation of an ST746 OXA-48-producing Escherichia coli with the plasmid pOXA-48a carrying the blaOXA-48 gene isolated from a Danish… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/23744235.2015.1019920

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@article{Gedebjerg2015AnOE, title={An OXA-48-producing Escherichia coli isolated from a Danish patient with no hospitalization abroad.}, author={Anne Gedebjerg and Henrik Hasman and Christian S\orensen and Mikala Wang}, journal={Infectious diseases}, year={2015}, volume={47 8}, pages={593-5} }