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Metallo-Beta-Lactamases: NDM

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dc.contributor.author Leis, Kamil
dc.contributor.author Mazur, Ewelina
dc.contributor.author Szyperski, Paweł
dc.contributor.author Kaczor, Patryk
dc.contributor.author Kolan, Michalina
dc.contributor.author Malinowski, Bartłomiej
dc.contributor.author Jabłońska, Magdalena
dc.contributor.author Kulczyńska, Aleksandra
dc.contributor.author Baska, Aleksandra
dc.contributor.author Kazik, Jakub
dc.contributor.author Bojczuk, Daria
dc.contributor.author Grzelakowska, Klaudyna
dc.contributor.author Kałużny, Krystian
dc.contributor.author Gałązka, Przemysław
dc.date.accessioned 2019-05-31T13:13:01Z
dc.date.available 2019-05-31T13:13:01Z
dc.date.issued 2019-05-31
dc.identifier.citation Journal of Education, Health and Sport, No. 6, Vol. 9, pp. 27-40
dc.identifier.issn 2391-8306
dc.identifier.other doi:10.5281/zenodo.3236053
dc.identifier.uri http://repozytorium.umk.pl/handle/item/5889
dc.description.abstract New Delhi, an enzyme belonging to the Metallo-beta-lactamases and Carbapenemases group, is most commonly found in Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli. It determines these bacteria resistance to the majority of known antibiotics. NDM-1 was discovered in 2008 in a man treated in New Delhi for E. coli infection. Since the first appearance, 17 subtypes of this enzyme have been discovered. Its occurrence has been reported in Europe (Great Britain, France, Belgium - where even a national alert has been issued) as well as in the United States and in Africa. Most cases of New Delhi enzyme bacterial infections are reported in India or in people who have traveled to this country. There is no treatment method described so far. Therapy is based on antibiotic susceptibility test results. Colistin shows the highest effectiveness against NDM. There are also tests suggesting that Isomargololone and Nimbolide may be effective in most cases of NDM infection.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.rights Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
dc.rights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/
dc.subject metallo beta lactamases
dc.subject New Delhi
dc.subject carbapenemes
dc.subject E. coli
dc.title Metallo-Beta-Lactamases: NDM
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article


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