Escherichia coli strains from Kenyan patients carrying conjugatively transferable broad-spectrum β-lactamase, qnr, aac(6')-ib-cr and 16s rRNA methyltransferase genes

John Kiiru, Samuel Kariuki, Bruno M. Goddeeris, Gunturu Revathi, Teresiah W. Maina, Doris W. Ndegwa, Jane Muyodi, Patrick Butaye

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9 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Article numberdkr149
Pages (from-to)1639-1642
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2011


  • Aminoglycosides
  • Antimicrobial agents
  • Antimicrobial resistance surveillance
  • Drug susceptibility testing
  • Fluoroquinolones
  • Gene cassettes
  • Integrons
  • Resistance mechanisms
  • Transposons
  • β-lactams

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