Detection of three stable genetic clones of CTX-M-15-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in the Barcelona metropolitan area, Spain

Alicia Coelho, Beatriz Mirelis, Carles Alonso-Tarrés, María Nieves Larrosa, Elisenda Miró, Raquel Clivillé Abad, Rosa María Bartolomé, Mireia Castañer, Guillem Prats, James R. Johnson, Ferran Navarro, Juan José González-López

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)862-864
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Volume64
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 2009

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
This work was supported by Fondo de Investigación Sanitaria (PI050289), Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo, Instituto de Salud Carlos III – FEDER, Spanish Network for Research in Infectious Diseases (REIPI RD06/0008) and the Office of Research and Development, Medical Research Department of Veterans Affairs (J. R. J.).

Funding Information:
The study was funded in part by financial support from the Turku University Central Hospital Research Fund to M. G.

Keywords

  • AAC(6′)-Ib
  • Clonal dissemination
  • Hospital outbreak
  • MLST
  • OXA-1

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