Small plasmids carrying vga(A) or vga(C) genes mediate resistance to lincosamides, pleuromutilins and streptogramin A antibiotics in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus ST398 from swine

Kristina Kadlec, Constança F. Pomba, Natacha Couto, Stefan Schwarz*

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    Original languageEnglish
    Article numberdkq365
    Pages (from-to)2692-2693
    Number of pages2
    JournalJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
    Issue number12
    Publication statusPublished - 1-Dec-2010


    • Antimicrobial multiresistance
    • MRSA
    • Recombination
    • Staphylococci
    • Zoonosis

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