First description of OXA-48-producing Escherichia coli and the pandemic clone ST131 from patients hospitalised at a military hospital in Algeria

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The aim of the study was to assess the frequency and diversity of carbapenemases and extended-spectrum β-lactamases (ESBL) produced by Escherichia coli isolates from patients hospitalised in the Regional Military Hospital of Constantine (Algeria). E. coli isolates were collected over a 2-year period from patients presenting E. coli infections. Strains with… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10096-014-2122-y

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@article{Agabou2014FirstDO, title={First description of OXA-48-producing Escherichia coli and the pandemic clone ST131 from patients hospitalised at a military hospital in Algeria}, author={Amir Agabou and Austin R Pantel and Zouleikha Ouchenane and N. Lezzar and Salim Khemissi and Dalila Satta and Arcadio Sotto and J R Lavigne}, journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases}, year={2014}, volume={33}, pages={1641-1646} }