Antibiotic-resistant enterococci in seawater and sediments from a coastal fish farm.

@article{Cesare2012AntibioticresistantEI,
  title={Antibiotic-resistant enterococci in seawater and sediments from a coastal fish farm.},
  author={Andrea Di Cesare and Carla Vignaroli and Gian Marco Luna and Sonia Pasquaroli and Francesca Biavasco},
  journal={Microbial drug resistance},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={502-9}
}
The aim of this study was to detect and characterize antibiotic-resistant enterococci in seawater and sediment from a Mediterranean aquaculture site where no antibiotics are used. Colonies (650) grown on Slanetz-Bartley (SB) agar were amplified on antibiotic-supplemented SB, and erythromycin (ERY), tetracycline (TET), and ampicillin (AMP) MICs were… CONTINUE READING