Prevalence, species distribution and antimicrobial resistance of enterococci isolated from US dairy cattle.


AIMS To estimate prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility of enterococci in faeces collected in 2007 from U.S. dairy cattle. METHODS AND RESULTS A total of 718 faecal samples from 122 dairy cattle operations from 17 US States were collected and cultured for the presence of enterococci. One hundred and eighteen of the 122 operations (96·7%) had at least… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1472-765X.2010.02964.x

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