Exploring the Genome and Phenotype of Multi-Drug Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae of Clinical Origin

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João Anes ; Daniel Hurley ; Marta Martins ; Séamus Fanning ; Séamus Fanning (2017)
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Microbiology (issn: 1664-302X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01913, doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01913/full
  • Subject: antimicrobial resistance | biofilm formation | Klebsiella pneumonia | MDR phenotypes | whole genome analysis | Microbiology | QR1-502

Klebsiella pneumoniae is an important nosocomial pathogen with an extraordinary resistant phenotype due to a combination of acquired resistant-elements and efflux mechanisms. In this study a detailed molecular characterization of 11 K. pneumoniae isolates of clinical or... View more
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