Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/10216/113186
Author(s): Mendes, AC
Novais, A
Campos, J
Rodrigues, C
Santos, C
Antunes, Patrícia
Ramos, H
Peixe, L.
Title: mcr-1 in Carbapenemase-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in Hospitalized Patients, Portugal, 2016-2017
Issue Date: 2018
Abstract: We describe a hospital-based outbreak caused by multidrug-resistant, Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase 3-producing, mcr-1-positive K. pneumoniae sequence type 45 in Portugal. mcr-1 was located in an IncX4 plasmid. Our data highlight the urgent need for systematic surveillance of mcr-1 to support adequate therapeutic choices in the nosocomial setting.
Subject: Ciências da Saúde, Ciências médicas e da saúde
Health sciences, Medical and Health sciences
Scientific areas: Ciências médicas e da saúde
Medical and Health sciences
URI: https://repositorio-aberto.up.pt/handle/10216/113186
Document Type: Artigo em Revista Científica Internacional
Rights: restrictedAccess
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FFUP - Artigo em Revista Científica Internacional

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