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Identification of a KPC-9-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST258 cluster among KPC-2-producing isolates of an ongoing outbreak in Northwestern Greece: A retrospective study

Gartzonika, K., Rossen, J., Sakkas, H., Rosema, S., Priavali, E., Friedrich, A., Levidiotou, S. & Bathoorn, E., May-2018, In : Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 24, 5, p. 558-560 3 p.

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Gartzonika, K., Rossen, J., Sakkas, H., Rosema, S., Priavali, E., Friedrich, A., Levidiotou, S., & Bathoorn, E. (2018). Identification of a KPC-9-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST258 cluster among KPC-2-producing isolates of an ongoing outbreak in Northwestern Greece: A retrospective study. Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 24(5), 558-560. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cmi.2017.12.007

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Gartzonika, Konstantina ; Rossen, John ; Sakkas, Hercules ; Rosema, Sigrid ; Priavali, Efthalia ; Friedrich, Alexander ; Levidiotou, Stamatina ; Bathoorn, Erik. / Identification of a KPC-9-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST258 cluster among KPC-2-producing isolates of an ongoing outbreak in Northwestern Greece : A retrospective study. In: Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 2018 ; Vol. 24, No. 5. pp. 558-560.

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Gartzonika, K, Rossen, J, Sakkas, H, Rosema, S, Priavali, E, Friedrich, A, Levidiotou, S & Bathoorn, E 2018, 'Identification of a KPC-9-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST258 cluster among KPC-2-producing isolates of an ongoing outbreak in Northwestern Greece: A retrospective study', Clinical Microbiology and Infection, vol. 24, no. 5, pp. 558-560. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cmi.2017.12.007

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Identification of a KPC-9-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST258 cluster among KPC-2-producing isolates of an ongoing outbreak in Northwestern Greece : A retrospective study. / Gartzonika, Konstantina; Rossen, John; Sakkas, Hercules; Rosema, Sigrid; Priavali, Efthalia; Friedrich, Alexander; Levidiotou, Stamatina; Bathoorn, Erik.

In: Clinical Microbiology and Infection, Vol. 24, No. 5, 05.2018, p. 558-560.

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Gartzonika K, Rossen J, Sakkas H, Rosema S, Priavali E, Friedrich A et al. Identification of a KPC-9-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST258 cluster among KPC-2-producing isolates of an ongoing outbreak in Northwestern Greece: A retrospective study. Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 2018 May;24(5):558-560. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cmi.2017.12.007


BibTeX

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title = "Identification of a KPC-9-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST258 cluster among KPC-2-producing isolates of an ongoing outbreak in Northwestern Greece: A retrospective study",
abstract = "We identified the first nosocomial outbreak of KPC-9-producing isolates. Genetic comparison between our isolates and isolates of KPC-KP ST258 associated with Greece indicated that blaKPC-9 may have been replaced by blaKPC-2 on the pKpQiL- plasmid in KPC-KP ST258. The KPC-9-KP outbreak cluster is closely related to the KPC-2-KP outbreak in Greece. Screening for specific sublineages of KPC-KP ST258 by molecular tests may become an important tool in outbreak investigation.",
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AU - Priavali, Efthalia

AU - Friedrich, Alexander

AU - Levidiotou, Stamatina

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N2 - We identified the first nosocomial outbreak of KPC-9-producing isolates. Genetic comparison between our isolates and isolates of KPC-KP ST258 associated with Greece indicated that blaKPC-9 may have been replaced by blaKPC-2 on the pKpQiL- plasmid in KPC-KP ST258. The KPC-9-KP outbreak cluster is closely related to the KPC-2-KP outbreak in Greece. Screening for specific sublineages of KPC-KP ST258 by molecular tests may become an important tool in outbreak investigation.

AB - We identified the first nosocomial outbreak of KPC-9-producing isolates. Genetic comparison between our isolates and isolates of KPC-KP ST258 associated with Greece indicated that blaKPC-9 may have been replaced by blaKPC-2 on the pKpQiL- plasmid in KPC-KP ST258. The KPC-9-KP outbreak cluster is closely related to the KPC-2-KP outbreak in Greece. Screening for specific sublineages of KPC-KP ST258 by molecular tests may become an important tool in outbreak investigation.

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