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Antimicrobial resistance determinants among anaerobic bacteria isolated from footrot

Autor Lorenzo, María; García, Nuria ; Ayala, Juan Alfonso; Vadillo, Santiago; Piriz, Santiago; Quesada, Alberto
Palabras clave Antimicrobial resistance
Footrot
Anaerobic bacteria
Fecha de publicación 2012
EditorElsevier
Citación Veterinary Microbiology 157: 112-118 (2012)
ResumenAntibiotic resistance has been evaluated among 36 Gram negative and anaerobic bacilli (10 Bacteroides, 11 Prevotella, 7 Porphyromonas and 8 Fusobacterium strains) isolated from clinical cases of caprine and ovine footrot (necrotic pododermatitis). The initial analysis on this bacterial consortium evaluates the relationships existing among antimicrobial resistance determinants, phenotype expression and mobilization potential. The Bacteroides strains were generally resistant to penicillins, first-generation cephalosporins, tetracycline and erythromycin, and expressed low level of β-lactamase activity. The main determinants found among the Bacteroides strains were cepA and tetQ genes, conferring resistance to β-lactams and tetracycline, respectively. A general susceptibility to β-lactams was shown for most Prevotella, Porphyromonas and Fusobacterium strains, where none of the β-lactamase genes described in Bacteroides was detected. Resistance to tetracycline and/or erythromycin was found among the three bacterial groups. Although tetQ genes were detected for several Prevotella and Porphyromonas strains, a unique ermF positive was revealed among Prevotella strains. The expression of resistance markers was not related with the polymorphism of their coding sequences. However, the finding of sequence signatures for conjugative transposons in the vicinities of tetQ and ermF suggests a mobilization potential that might have contributed to the spread of antimicrobial resistance genes.
URI http://hdl.handle.net/10261/115543
DOI10.1016/j.vetmic.2011.11.029
Identificadoresdoi: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2011.11.029
issn: 0378-1135
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