Autochthonous case of mobile colistin resistance gene mcr-1 from a uropathogenic Escherichia coli isolate in Sétif Hospital, Algeria

J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2019 Dec;19:356-357. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2019.10.006. Epub 2019 Nov 9.
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Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Algeria
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / pharmacology*
  • Colistin / pharmacology*
  • Drug Resistance, Bacterial / genetics*
  • Escherichia coli Infections / microbiology
  • Escherichia coli Infections / urine
  • Escherichia coli Proteins / genetics*
  • Hospitals
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Plasmids / genetics
  • Urinary Tract Infections / microbiology
  • Uropathogenic Escherichia coli / drug effects*
  • Uropathogenic Escherichia coli / genetics*

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Escherichia coli Proteins
  • MCR-1 protein, E coli
  • Colistin