Phenotypic Resistance to Disinfectants and Antibiotics in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strains Isolated from Pigs.

@article{Espigares2017PhenotypicRT,
  title={Phenotypic Resistance to Disinfectants and Antibiotics in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strains Isolated from Pigs.},
  author={Elena Rodriguez Espigares and Elena Moreno Rold{\'a}n and Miguel Garcia Espigares and Rossana Abreu and Beatriz Magalh{\~a}es Castro and Amira Leila Dib and {\'A}ngeles Arias},
  journal={Zoonoses and public health},
  year={2017},
  volume={64 4},
  pages={272-280}
}
The aim of this research was to study the phenotypic resistances to disinfectants and antibiotics in strains of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) obtained from Canary black pigs. Analyses were performed on 54 strains of MRSA, isolated in Canary black pigs from the province of Tenerife (Spain); all of them carried the mecA gene. The strains… CONTINUE READING