Prevalence of class 1 and 2 integrons in multi-drug resistant Escherichia coli isolated from aquaculture water in Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari province, Iran

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Integrons play important role in the spread and maintenance of antimicrobial resistance among strains of Escherichia coli (E. coli) and other species of Enterobacteriaceae. This study investigated the prevalence of class 1 and 2 integrons among E. coli strains isolated from aquaculture water of fish fields in Iran. One hundred and fifty water samples from… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12941-015-0096-y

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@inproceedings{Tajbakhsh2015PrevalenceOC, title={Prevalence of class 1 and 2 integrons in multi-drug resistant Escherichia coli isolated from aquaculture water in Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari province, Iran}, author={Elahe Tajbakhsh and Faham Khamesipour and Reza Ranjbar and Ifeoma Chinyere Ugwu}, booktitle={Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials}, year={2015} }