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- Fan, Hang, et al. Show all 15 Authors
- Research in microbiology 2019 v.170 no.3 pp. 156-164
- Escherichia coli; Gram-negative bacteria; Klebsiella pneumoniae; anti-infective agents; bacteriophages; blood serum; enzymes; genotype; latent period; mice; multiple drug resistance; open reading frames; pathogens; polysaccharides; survival rate; therapeutics
- ... Klebsiella pneumoniae is one of the major Gram-negative bacterial pathogens causing hospital-acquired multidrug-resistant infections, and the antimicrobial treatment options are scarce. The lack of available antimicrobials has prompted the development of alternative strategies for the treatment of these infections. In this study, a K. pneumoniae bacteriophage (vB_KpnP_IME321) targeting a KN1 capsu ...