Investigation of Resistance to Beta-lactam Antimicrobials among Staphylococci Isolated from Pigs with Exudative Epidermitis

This Canadian work suggests that methicillin resistance may be passed from one species of Staphylococcus to another, including to S. hyicus in pigs, leading the researchers to raise concerns about the spread of serious multi-drug resistance in food-producing animals.
calendar icon 13 November 2013
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