+ Translate
+ Most Popular
Advantages and disadvantages of bordeaux mixture and of lime-sulphur used on apples in the growing season
Observations on the Umaria marine bed
10 years of hearing conservation in the Royal Air Force
Chocolate crumb - dairy ingredient for milk chocolate
Effect of daily gelatin ingestion on human scalp hair
Comparison of rice bran and maize bran as feeds for growing and fattening pigs
The composition of pampas-grass (Cortaderia argentea.)
The Accraian Series:
The mechanism of the Liebermann-Burchard reaction of sterols and triterpenes and their esters
Cerebrovascular Doppler ultrasound studies (cv-Doppler)
Toria: PT-303 - first national variety
Hair growth promoting activity of tridax procumbens
Productivity of Pekin x Khaki Campbell ducks
A stable cytosolic expression of VH antibody fragment directed against PVY NIa protein in transgenic potato plant confers partial protection against the virus
Solar treatment of wheat loose smut
Swimmers itch in the Lake of Garda
Bactofugation and the Bactotherm process
The effects of prefrontal lobotomy on aggressive behavior in dogs
Visual rating scales for screening whorl-stage corn for resistance to fall armyworm
Breakdown of seamounts at the trench axis, viewed from gravity anomaly
Kooken; pennsylvania's toughest cave
Recovery of new dinosaur and other fossils from the Early Cretaceous Arundel Clay facies (Potomac Group) of central Maryland, U.S.A
Zubor horny (Bison bonasus) v prirodnych podmienkach Slovensku
The extended Widal test in the diagnosis of fevers due to Salmonella infection
Hair of the american mastodon indicates an adaptation to a semi aquatic habitat

Drug resistances in salmonella isolates from animal foods, Italy 1998-2000

Drug resistances in salmonella isolates from animal foods, Italy 1998-2000

Epidemiology and Infection 129(1): 155-161

ISSN/ISBN: 0950-2688

PMID: 12211583

DOI: 10.2307/3865058

We investigated the distribution of serotypes and patterns of drug resistance of 206 strains of salmonella isolated in southern Italy in the years 1998-2000 from raw food of animal origin, faeces of food animals and animal feed. To improve knowledge of mobile genetic elements carrying the resistance genes, some molecular features were also investigated within isolates resistant to three or more antibiotics. A high proportion of isolates, 52.2% and 37.7%, respectively, belonging to both Typhimurium and other serotypes of animal origin, proved to be multidrug resistant. The DT104 complex specific multidrug pattern of resistance was quite infrequent among isolates other than Typhimurium, but resistances to nalidixic acid and kanamycin were more frequent within these last ones (36.9% vs. 11.4% and 56.5% vs. 2.2%, respectively). Class I integrons were detected in isolates of Typhimurium and seven different serotypes. The relevance of food animal environment as a drug resistance reservoir and animal food as a potential resistance gene vehicle between the farm and human ecological niches is confirmed by our findings.

Please choose payment method:

(PDF emailed within 0-6 h: $19.90)

Accession: 003719131

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

Related references

Distribution of Antimicrobial Resistance Genes across Salmonella enterica Isolates from Animal and Nonanimal Foods. Journal of Food Protection 2020: 295-304, 2020

Prevalence of Salmonella enterica and Listeria monocytogenes contamination in foods of animal origin in Italy. Journal of Food Protection 68(8): 1729-1733, 2005

Random amplified polymorphic DNA-based molecular heterogeneity analysis of Salmonella enterica isolates from foods of animal origin. Veterinary World 12(1): 146-154, 2019

Persistent endemicity of Salmonella bongori 48:z(35):--in Southern Italy: molecular characterization of human, animal, and environmental isolates. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 40(9): 3502-3505, 2002

Characterization of antimicrobial resistant Salmonella enterica serovars Enteritidis and Typhimurium isolates from animal and food in Southern Italy. Veterinary Research Communications 34(4): 387-392, 2010

Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance patterns of Salmonella isolates in human stools and animal origin foods in Ethiopia: A systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Health Sciences 15(1): 43-55, 2021

A food borne outbreak of Salmonella enterica serotype Brandenburg as a hint to compare human, animal and food isolates identified in the years 2005-2009 in Italy. Journal of Preventive Medicine and Hygiene 52(1): 9-11, 2011

Serodetection of Salmonella cytotoxins and toxinotyping of Salmonella strains from foods of animal origin. Indian Journal of Comparative Microbiology, Immunology and Infectious Diseases 21(1): 39-48, 2000

The antibiotic resistance patterns of Salmonella Typhi isolates in Italy, 1980-96. The Italian SALM-NET Working Group. Salmonella Network. Epidemiology and Infection 124(1): 17-23, 2000

Performance of the Dynabeads anti-Salmonella system in the detection of Salmonella species in foods, animal feeds, and environmental samples. Journal of Food Protection 61(11): 1507-1510, 1998

Characterization of antimicrobial resistances and molecular characteristics of Salmonella isolates from the pork production chain in Sichuan province, 2010-2011. Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 35(5): 519-523, 2014

Prevalence of the Salmonella plasmid virulence gene spvD in Salmonella isolates from animal sources. Deutsche Tieraerztliche Wochenschrift 108(6): 243-245, 2001

Surveillance of Salmonella prevalence in animal feeds and characterization of the Salmonella isolates by serotyping and antimicrobial susceptibility. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease 9(8): 692-698, 2012

Anti microbial resistance and r factor transfer among isolates of salmonella in the northeastern usa a comparison of human and animal isolates. Journal Of Infectious Diseases: 617-622, 1975

Genetic relatedness of a rarely isolated Salmonella: Salmonella enterica serotype Niakhar from NARMS animal isolates. Journal of Antimicrobial ChemoTherapy 57(2): 190-198, 2005