Antimicrobial resistance and integrons of commensal Escherichia coli strains from healthy humans in China

Abstract

Antibiotic therapy can affect not only the pathogenic bacteria, but also commensal microorganisms in the gut flora of humans, which might serve as a reservoir of antimicrobial resistance genes. Escherichia coli can be found widely in nature, and can also be implicated in human infectious diseases. Therefore, fecal E. coli is often considered as a good… (More)
DOI: 10.1179/1973947813Y.0000000113

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@inproceedings{Li2014AntimicrobialRA, title={Antimicrobial resistance and integrons of commensal Escherichia coli strains from healthy humans in China}, author={Bin Li and Zhi-chang Zhao and Mei-Hua Wang and Xin-hong Huang and Yu-hong Pan and Ying-ping Cao}, booktitle={Journal of chemotherapy}, year={2014} }