[Source: Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, full page: (LINK). Abstract, edited.]
First detection of the mcr-1 gene in Escherichia coli isolated from livestock between 2013 and 2015 in South Korea
Suk-Kyung Lim#, Hee Young Kang, Kichan Lee, Dong-Chan Moon, Hee-Soo Lee and Suk-Chan Jung
Author Affiliations: Bacterial Disease Division, Animal and Plant Quarantine Agency; Gimcheon-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, Republic of Korea
The plasmid-mediated colistin resistance gene mcr-1 was first reported in China in 2013, and has since been identified in both humans and livestock from many other countries (1-3,5).…
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Keywords: Research; Abstracts; Antibiotics; Drugs Resistance; MCR1; Colistin; South Korea; E. Coli.