Emergence of Escherichia coli sequence type 410 (ST410) with KPC-2 β-lactamase.

@article{Mavroidi2012EmergenceOE,
  title={Emergence of Escherichia coli sequence type 410 (ST410) with KPC-2 β-lactamase.},
  author={Angeliki Mavroidi and Viv{\`i} Miriagou and Ergina Malli and Angelos Stefos and George N Dalekos and Leonidas S. Tzouvelekis and Efthymia A Petinaki},
  journal={International journal of antimicrobial agents},
  year={2012},
  volume={39 3},
  pages={247-50}
}
Fifteen carbapenem-non-susceptible Escherichia coli isolates obtained during the period May 2010 to April 2011 in a hospital and a long-term care facility (LTCF) in Larissa (Central Greece) were investigated. Minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) to various antimicrobial agents were determined by Etest. Carriage of bla genes, including bla(KPC-2) and bla… CONTINUE READING