Investigation of carbapenemase and MCR-1 genes in carbapenem-resistant klebsiella pneumoniae isolates

Arabaci C., Dal T., Basyigit T., Genisel N., Durmaz R.

Journal of Infection in Developing Countries, vol.13, no.6, pp.504-509, 2019 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.3855/jidc.11048
  • Title of Journal : Journal of Infection in Developing Countries
  • Page Numbers: pp.504-509


Introduction: Carbapcnem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae are a major problem. We aimed to investigate carbapenemase-encoding genes and transferable mcr-1 genes among 57 carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CRKP) isolates from hospitalized patients.