The spread of carbapenem-resistant gram negatives is a global emergency, and surveillance of new resistant clones is critical from both public health and clinical standpoints. Herein, we describe the emergence of a KPC-3-producing Escherichia coli ST69 as a cause of bloodstream infection in two Italian patients.

Emergence of a KPC-3-Producing Escherichia coli ST69 as a Cause of Bloodstream Infections in Italy

GIACOBBE, DANIELE ROBERTO;DEL BONO, VALERIO;MARCHESE, ANNA;VISCOLI, CLAUDIO
2015

Abstract

The spread of carbapenem-resistant gram negatives is a global emergency, and surveillance of new resistant clones is critical from both public health and clinical standpoints. Herein, we describe the emergence of a KPC-3-producing Escherichia coli ST69 as a cause of bloodstream infection in two Italian patients.
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