#Plasmid carrying #blaCTX-M-2 and blaGES-1 in #XDR #Pseudomonas aeruginosa from #CSF (Antimicrob Agents Chemother., abstract)

[Source: Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, full page: (LINK). Abstract, edited.]

Plasmid carrying blaCTX-M-2 and blaGES-1 in extensively drug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa from cerebrospinal fluid

Anelise Stella Ballaben, Renata Galetti, Leonardo Neves Andrade, Joseane Cristina Ferreira, Doroti de Oliveira Garcia, Paulo da Silva, Yohei Doi, Ana Lucia Costa Darini

DOI: 10.1128/AAC.00186-19



Extended-spectrum β-lactamases (ESBL) are spread worldwide in Order Enterobacterales (1, 2) but are less common in Pseudomonas aeruginosa, consequently little is known regarding genetic environment and plasmid carrying blaESBL genes in this species (3).…


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Keywords: Antibiotics; Drugs Resistance; Beta-lactams; Pseudomonas aeruginosa; Plasmids.