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Antimicrobial Susceptibilities of Clostridium Perfringens Strains Isolated from Different Sources and Genetic Characterizations of Resistance


<p>Provide new insight into the molecular basis for the spread of drug resistance in pathogenic bacteria and determine if antibiotic-resistant environmental C. perfringens strains are capable of acting as reservoirs for antibiotic resistance genes for human-restricted antibiotics, which are not used in animals at all.</p>

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Responsible Division: Microbiology

Rafii, Fatemeh
DHHS/FDA - National Center for Toxicological Research
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