Antimicrobial resistance and population structure of Staphylococcus aureus recovered from pigs farms.

@article{Peeters2015AntimicrobialRA,
  title={Antimicrobial resistance and population structure of Staphylococcus aureus recovered from pigs farms.},
  author={L E J Peeters and M Angeles Argud{\'i}n and Sonya Azadikhah and Patrick R. Butaye},
  journal={Veterinary microbiology},
  year={2015},
  volume={180 1-2},
  pages={151-6}
}
Staphylococcus aureus is a burden in human and veterinary medicine. During the last decade, an increasing number of studies reported the presence of livestock-associated methicillin-resistant S. aureus (LA-MRSA) clonal complex (CC) 398 in pigs. During 2013, a survey was performed in pig farms (n=328) randomly selected over Belgium, to monitor the current… CONTINUE READING