Drug-resistant bacteria in Continental Shelf sediments.

Abstract

Fecal indicator bacteria were isolated from water and sediment samples obtained from a sewage sludge disposal site in the Middle Atlantic. Some were found to be resistant to several antimicrobial agents. Isolation of these microbes 30 months after cessation of sludge dumping indicates their survivability in the environment.

Statistics

0100200'05'06'07'08'09'10'11'12'13'14'15'16'17
Citations per Year

80 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 80 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

Cite this paper

@article{Goyal1984DrugresistantBI, title={Drug-resistant bacteria in Continental Shelf sediments.}, author={Sagar M Goyal and Waldo Adams}, journal={Applied and environmental microbiology}, year={1984}, volume={48 4}, pages={861-2} }