Resistance to Metals Used in Agricultural Production.

  title={Resistance to Metals Used in Agricultural Production.},
  author={Christopher Rensing and Arshnee Moodley and Lina M Cavaco and Sylvia Franke McDevitt},
  journal={Microbiology spectrum},
  volume={6 2}
Metals and metalloids have been used alongside antibiotics in livestock production for a long time. The potential and acute negative impact on the environment and human health of these livestock feed supplements has prompted lawmakers to ban or discourage the use of some or all of these supplements. This article provides an overview of current use in the… CONTINUE READING