Investigation of Extended Spectrum Beta-Lactamase (ESBL) Genes in ESBL-Producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae Strains


Bektas A., Guducuoglu H., Gursoy N. C. , Berktas M., Gultepe B. S. , Parlak M., ...More

FLORA INFEKSIYON HASTALIKLARI VE KLINIK MIKROBIYOLOJI DERGISI, vol.23, no.3, pp.116-123, 2018 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5578/flora.67296
  • Journal Name: FLORA INFEKSIYON HASTALIKLARI VE KLINIK MIKROBIYOLOJI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.116-123
  • Keywords: Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumonia, Extended spectrum beta-lactamase, TEM, CTX-M, Beta-lactamase, MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION, ENTEROBACTERIACEAE, RESISTANCE, INFECTION, HEALTH
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Extended spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Enterobacteriaceae is an important health problem all over the world. In this study, it was aimed to determine the ESBL genes in Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae strains isolated for approximately four-year period.