Drug-Resistance Mechanisms in Vibrio Cholerae O1outbreak strain, Haiti, 2010

Sjölund-Karlsson, Maria, Reimer, Aleisha, Folster, Jason P., Walker, Matthew, Dahourou, Georges Anicet, Batra, Dhwani Govil, Martin, Irene, Joyce, Kevin, Parsons, Michele B., Boncy, Jacques, Whichard, Jean M. and Gilmour, Matthew W. (2011) Drug-Resistance Mechanisms in Vibrio Cholerae O1outbreak strain, Haiti, 2010. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 17 (11). pp. 2151-2154. ISSN 1080-6040

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Abstract

To increase understanding of drug-resistant Vibrio cholerae, we studied selected molecular mechanisms of antimicrobial drug resistance in the 2010 Haiti V. cholerae outbreak strain. Most resistance resulted from acquired genes located on an integrating conjugative element showing high homology to an integrating conjugative element identified in a V. cholerae isolate from India.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: epidemiology,microbiology (medical),infectious diseases,sdg 3 - good health and well-being ,/dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/2700/2713
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
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Date Deposited: 14 Sep 2022 09:31
Last Modified: 22 Sep 2022 19:32
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/88250
DOI: 10.3201/eid1711.110720

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