Scientific article

Molecular analysis of NDM-1-producing enterobacterial isolates from Geneva, Switzerland

Published inThe journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, vol. 66, no. 8, p. 1730-1733
Publication date2011

To analyse the mechanisms responsible for decreased susceptibility or resistance to carbapenems in several enterobacterial isolates recovered in 2009-10 in Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland.

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents/pharmacology
  • Carbapenems/pharmacology
  • Conjugation, Genetic
  • DNA, Bacterial/chemistry/genetics
  • Enterobacteriaceae/classification/drug effects/enzymology/genetics
  • Enterobacteriaceae Infections/epidemiology/microbiology
  • Gene Transfer, Horizontal
  • Hospitals, University
  • Humans
  • Multilocus Sequence Typing
  • Plasmids/analysis
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Quinolones/pharmacology
  • Sequence Analysis, DNA
  • Switzerland/epidemiology
  • Beta-Lactam Resistance
  • Beta-Lactamases/genetics
  • TRNA Methyltransferases/genetics
Citation (ISO format)
POIREL, Laurent et al. Molecular analysis of NDM-1-producing enterobacterial isolates from Geneva, Switzerland. In: The journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 2011, vol. 66, n° 8, p. 1730–1733. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkr174
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ISSN of the journal0305-7453

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