Novel plasmid-mediated CTX-M-8 subgroup extended-spectrum β-lactamase (CTX-M-40) isolated in the UK

Katie L. Hopkins*, Ana Deheer-Graham, Miranda J. Batchelor, Ernesto Liebana, E. John Threlfall

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)572-575
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Antimicrobial Agents
Volume27
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2006

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Funding Information:
This study was funded by the Department of Food, Environment and Rural Affairs (Defra), UK (project VM02136). We would like to thank Tom Cheasty, Laboratory of Enteric Pathogens, Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections (HPA CfI) for providing strain E134200, and Edi Karisik, Antibiotic Resistance Monitoring and Reference Laboratory (ARMRL), HPA CfI, for isoelectric focusing and help with the transformation experiment. We also thank Neil Woodford, ARMRL, HPA CfI, for contributive discussion.

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