Antimicrobial resistance in nontyphoidal Salmonella.

  title={Antimicrobial resistance in nontyphoidal Salmonella.},
  author={Samuel David Alcaine and Lorin D. Warnick and Martin Wiedmann},
  journal={Journal of food protection},
  volume={70 3},
Salmonella is one of the leading causes of foodborne illness in countries around the world. Treatment of Salmonella infections, in both animals and humans has become more difficult with the emergence of multidrug-resistant (MDR) Salmonella strains. Foodborne infections and outbreaks with MDR Salmonella are also increasingly reported. To better monitor and control the spread of MDR Salmonella, it is important to understand the mechanisms responsible for drug resistance and how drug resistance is… CONTINUE READING