Persistent carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae: a Trojan horse.


In The Lancet Infectious Diseases, Danxia Gu and colleagues reported the emergence and evolution of carbapenem-resistant hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae (CR-HvKP) strains, which have caused fatal infections at the Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University (Hangzhou, China). Although little is known about the pathogenesis of CR-HvKP, this novel… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(17)30627-8