Detection of R factors in naturally occurring Aeromonas salmonicida strains

Appl Microbiol. 1971 Oct;22(4):716-7.

Abstract

R factors were detected in Aeromonas salmonicida strains isolated from diseased salmonid fish. One of such R(+) strains was the one isolated in the United States as early as 1959.

MeSH terms

  • Aeromonas / drug effects*
  • Aeromonas / isolation & purification
  • Animals
  • Chloramphenicol / pharmacology
  • Dihydrostreptomycin Sulfate / pharmacology
  • Drug Resistance, Microbial*
  • Escherichia coli
  • Fish Diseases / microbiology
  • Genetics, Microbial*
  • Microbial Sensitivity Tests
  • Salmonidae
  • Sulfathiazoles / pharmacology
  • Tetracycline / pharmacology

Substances

  • Sulfathiazoles
  • Chloramphenicol
  • Tetracycline
  • Dihydrostreptomycin Sulfate