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Horizontal Gene Transfer of Antimicrobial Resistance in Commercial Cattle Production Environments

Investigators
Schmidt, Walter
Institutions
USDA - Agricultural Research Service
Start date
2018
End date
2019
Objective

Use whole genome sequencing and in vitro laboratory HGT experiments on E. coli and Salmonella isolates obtained from commercial feedlots to compare in vitro laboratory HGT levels to in situ results.

Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
ARS (NP108)
Project source
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Project number
3040-42000-017-03-T
Categories
Antimicrobial Resistance
Escherichia coli
Salmonella
Bacterial Pathogens