Prevalence of qnr genes in Salmonella in France.

  title={Prevalence of qnr genes in Salmonella in France.},
  author={Vincent Cattoir and François-Xavier Weill and Laurent Poirel and La{\"e}titia Fabre and C. J. Soussy and Patrice L. Nordmann},
  journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy},
  volume={59 4},
OBJECTIVES To detect the qnrA, qnrB and qnrS genes among Salmonella isolates received at the French National Reference Centre for Salmonella in Paris, France. METHODS Antibiotic susceptibility was determined by disc diffusion for 499 Salmonella isolates including 320 Salmonella Typhimurium, 100 Salmonella Enteritidis and 79 Salmonella Hadar collected in 2002. Amplification with specific primers of qnrA, qnrB and qnrS genes was performed for all Salmonella Typhimurium, Salmonella Enteritidis… CONTINUE READING