Enterobacteriaceae


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Enterobacteriaceae

[‚ent·ə·rō‚bak·tir·ē′ās·ē‚ē]
(microbiology)
A family of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic rods; cells are nonsporeforming and may be nonmotile or motile with peritrichous flagella; includes important human and plant pathogens.
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Facility guidance for control of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE)--November 2015 update CRE toolkit.
Tigecycline and intravenous fosfomycin zone breakpoints equivalent to the EUCAST MIC criteria for Enterobacteriaceae.
Van der Zwaluw's (9) initial presentation and evaluation of the CIM test included a large panel of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae as well as P.
Unlike other species within the Enterobacteriaceae family, most tested antimicrobial agents exhibited strong in vitro activity against Salmonella spp.
The detection of Enterobacteriaceae, especially coliforms in milk indicates possible contamination with bacteria from the udder, milk utensils, water or the handler [2, 3].
Among colistin-resistant isolates, Enterobacteriaceae were recovered most frequently from urine (34.
In GNBs, cefoperazone had limited activity against most Enterobacteriaceae and nonfermenting GNBs.
Objective: To find out frequency of isolation of carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae and the predominantly responsible metallo-beta-lactamasegene in a hospital setting.
This study aims to ascertain if the modified Hodge test (MHT) has a role in screening for NDM-1 in Enterobacteriaceae with reduced carbapenem susceptibility.
Since then, plasmids harboring qnr genes have been found in clinical isolates of Enterobacteriaceae worldwide.