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Prevalence of Carbapenemase Producing Organisms in East London, UK
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Henderson, J., Ciesielczuk, H., & Nelson, S. Prevalence of Carbapenemase Producing Organisms in East London, UK. Poster presented at American Society for Microbiology, Microbe 2019

Carbapenemases are enzymes, produced by an array of common Gram-negative organisms, which hydrolyse the carbapenem antibiotics, conferring resistance. The main protagonists are the “big five” carbapenemases, KPC, OXA-48, IMP, VIM and NDM, which have... Read More about Prevalence of Carbapenemase Producing Organisms in East London, UK.