Antibiotic Susceptibility Profile of Bacteria Isolated from Natural Sources of Water from Rural Areas of East Sikkim


BACKGROUND Contamination of water, food, and environment with antibiotic-resistant bacteria poses a serious public health issue. OBJECTIVE The objective was to study the bacterial pollution of the natural sources of water in east Sikkim and to determine the antimicrobial profile of the bacterial isolates. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 225 samples, 75… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0970-0218.137152