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First Characterization of CTX-M-15-Producing Escherichia coli Strains Belonging to Sequence Type (ST) 410, ST224, and ST1284 from Commercial Swine in South America

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Author(s):
Silva, Ketrin C. [1] ; Moreno, Marina [1] ; Cabrera, Carlos [1] ; Spira, Beny [2] ; Cerdeira, Louise [2, 3] ; Lincopan, Nilton [2, 3] ; Moreno, Andrea M. [1]
Total Authors: 7
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Sao Paulo, Sch Vet Med, Dept Prevent Med & Anim Hlth, Sao Paulo - Brazil
[2] Univ Sao Paulo, Inst Biomed Sci, Dept Microbiol, Sao Paulo - Brazil
[3] Univ Sao Paulo, Sch Pharm, Dept Clin Anal, Sao Paulo - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; v. 60, n. 4, p. 2505-2508, APR 2016.
Web of Science Citations: 9
Abstract

We report for the first time the isolation of CTX-M-15-producing Escherichia coli strains belonging to sequence type (ST) 410, ST224, and ST1284 in commercial swine in Brazil. The bla(CTX-M-15) gene was located on F-::A9::B1 and C1::A9::B1 IncF-type plasmids, surrounded by a new genetic context comprising the IS26 insertion sequence truncated with the ISEcp1 element upstream of bla(CTX-M-15). These results reveal that commercial swine have become a new reservoir of CTX-M-15-producing bacteria in South America. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 12/08332-0 - Molecular characterization of plasmids harboring extended-spectrum Beta-lactamase-encoding genes in Enterobacteriaceas isolated from swine
Grantee:Ketrin Cristina da Silva
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate