Antimicrobial drug resistance in Salmonella: problems and perspectives in food- and water-borne infections.

@article{Threlfall2002AntimicrobialDR,
  title={Antimicrobial drug resistance in Salmonella: problems and perspectives in food- and water-borne infections.},
  author={E. John Threlfall},
  journal={FEMS microbiology reviews},
  year={2002},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={141-8}
}
Strains of Salmonella spp. with resistance to antimicrobial drugs are now widespread in both developed and developing countries. In developed countries it is now increasingly accepted that for the most part such strains are zoonotic in origin and acquire their resistance in the food-animal host before onward transmission to humans through the food chain. Of particular importance since the early 1990s has been a multiresistant strain of Salmonella typhimurium definitive phage type (DT) 104… CONTINUE READING
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