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- Landén, Annica, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Veterinary microbiology 2016 v.194 pp. 74-78
- Escherichia coli; acid tolerance; animal breeding; birds; clones; genes; hatcheries; multiple-locus variable number tandem-repeat analysis; mutation; nalidixic acid; poultry housing; poultry production; progeny; quinolones; Sweden
- ... During recent years a rapid increase of quinolone resistant Escherichia coli have been noted in the Swedish broiler population, despite the lack of a known selective pressure. The current study wanted to investigate if imported breeding birds could be a source for the quinolone resistant E. coli. The occurrence of quinolone resistant E. coli was investigated, using selective cultivation with nalid ...