TITLE

New mechanisms of antibiotic resistance

PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/25/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 9, p1249
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers information on a study that determined the reason for resistance of the bacterium Acinetobacter baumannii to virtually all antibacterial drugs. Public health problem created by A. baumannii strains; Chromosomal region contained in the genome of the resistant strain of A. baumannii; Promoter of genetic exchanges between and among such pathogens as Pseudomonas, Escherichia and Salmonella.
ACCESSION #
21062541

 

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