First report of Klebsiella quasipneumoniae harboring blaKPC-2 in Saudi Arabia

Sharif Hala, Chakkiath Paul Antony, Mohammed Alshehri, Abdulhakeem O. Althaqafi, Asim Alsaedi, Areej Mufti, Mai Kaaki, Baraa T. Alhaj-Hussein, Hosam M. Zowawi, Abdulfattah Al-Amri, Arnab Pain

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Abstract

Nosocomial infections caused by multi-drug resistant Enterobacteriaceae are a global public health threat that ought to be promptly identified, reported, and addressed accurately. Many carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae-associated genes have been identified in Saudi Arabia but not the endemic Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemases (KPCs), which are encoded by blaKPC-type genes. KPCs are known for their exceptional spreading potential.
Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalAntimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control
Volume8
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 19 2019

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  • First report of Klebsiella quasipneumoniae harboring blaKPC-2 in Saudi Arabia

    Hala, S. (Creator), Antony, C. P. (Creator), Alshehri, M. (Creator), Althaqafi, A. O. (Creator), Alsaedi, A. (Creator), Mufti, A. (Creator), Kaaki, M. (Creator), Alhaj-Hussein, B. T. (Creator), Zowawi, H. M. (Creator), Al-Amri, A. (Creator), Pain, A. (Creator), Antony, C. P. (Creator), Alshehri, M. (Creator), Althaqafi, A. O. (Creator), Alsaedi, A. (Creator), Mufti, A. (Creator), Kaaki, M. (Creator), Alhaj-Hussein, B. T. (Creator), Zowawi, H. M. (Creator) & Al-Amri, A. (Creator), figshare, 2019

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  • Emergence of Klebsiella quasipneumoniae harboring blaKPC-2 in Saudi Arabia

    Hala, S. (Creator), Antony, C. P. (Creator), Alshehri, M. (Creator), Althaqafi, A. O. (Creator), Alsaedi, A. (Creator), Mufti, A. (Creator), Kaaki, M. (Creator), Alhaj-Hussein, B. T. (Creator), Zowawi, H. M. (Creator), Al-Amri, A. (Creator), Pain, A. (Creator), Hala, S. (Creator), Antony, C. P. (Creator), Alshehri, M. (Creator), Althaqafi, A. O. (Creator), Alsaedi, A. (Creator), Mufti, A. (Creator), Kaaki, M. (Creator), Alhaj-Hussein, B. T. (Creator), Zowawi, H. M. (Creator), Al-Amri, A. (Creator), Hala, S. (Creator), Antony, C. P. (Creator), Alshehri, M. (Creator), Althaqafi, A. O. (Creator), Alsaedi, A. (Creator), Mufti, A. (Creator), Kaaki, M. (Creator), Alhaj-Hussein, B. T. (Creator), Zowawi, H. M. (Creator) & Al-Amri, A. (Creator), Zenodo, Mar 4 2019

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  • First report of KPC-2-producing Klebsiella quasipneumoniae in Saudi Arabia by whole-genome sequencing

    Hala, S. (Creator), Antony, C. P. (Creator), Alshehri, M. (Creator), Althaqafi, A. O. (Creator), Alsaedi, A. (Creator), Mufti, A. (Creator), Kaaki, M. (Creator), Alhaj-Hussein, B. T. (Creator), Zowawi, H. M. (Creator), Al-Amri, A. (Creator), Pain, A. (Creator), Antony, C. P. (Creator), Alshehri, M. (Creator), Althaqafi, A. O. (Creator), Alsaedi, A. (Creator), Mufti, A. (Creator), Kaaki, M. (Creator), Alhaj-Hussein, B. T. (Creator), Zowawi, H. M. (Creator), Al-Amri, A. (Creator), Antony, C. P. (Creator), Alshehri, M. (Creator), Althaqafi, A. O. (Creator), Alsaedi, A. (Creator), Mufti, A. (Creator), Kaaki, M. (Creator), Alhaj-Hussein, B. T. (Creator), Zowawi, H. M. (Creator) & Al-Amri, A. (Creator), NCBI, Mar 5 2019

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