Prevalence and clonal relationship of ESBL-producing Salmonella strains from humans and poultry in northeastern Algeria

@inproceedings{Djeffal2017PrevalenceAC,
  title={Prevalence and clonal relationship of ESBL-producing Salmonella strains from humans and poultry in northeastern Algeria},
  author={Samia Djeffal and Sofiane Bakour and Bakir Mamache and Rachid Elgroud and Amir Agabou and Selma Chabou and Sana Hireche and Omar Bouaziz and Kheira Rahal and Jean-Marc Rolain},
  booktitle={BMC veterinary research},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND The aims of this study were to investigate Salmonella contamination in broiler chicken farms and slaughterhouses, to assess the antibiotic resistance profile in avian and human Salmonella isolates, and to evaluate the relationship between avian and human Extended Spectrum β-Lactamase (ESBL)-producing isolates. Salmonella was screened in different sample matrices collected at thirty-two chicken farms and five slaughterhouses. The human isolates were recovered from clinical specimens… CONTINUE READING