Antibiotic resistance of Campylobacter jejuni isolates recovered from humans with diarrhoea in Turkey


KAYMAN T., ABAY S. , Aydin F. , Sahin O.

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, vol.68, no.2, pp.136-142, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 68 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1099/jmm.0.000890
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.136-142
  • Keywords: campylobacter jejuni, E-test, erythromycin, gyrA, MAMA-PCR, tetracycline, IN-VITRO ACTIVITIES, ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE, MACROLIDE RESISTANCE, CIPROFLOXACIN RESISTANCE, QUINOLONE RESISTANCE, HIGH-LEVEL, COLI, SUSCEPTIBILITY, MUTATIONS, SPP.

Abstract

Purpose. This study was aimed at investigating the occurrence and genetic mechanisms of resistance to ciprofloxacin, tetracycline and erythromycin in clinical isolates of Campylobacter jejuni recovered from human cases of acute gastroenteritis in Turkey.