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Prevalence, distribution and transfer of small β-lactamase-containing plasmids in Swedish Haemophilus influenzae.

Fleury, Christophe LU ; Resman, Fredrik LU ; Rau, Josephine and Riesbeck, Kristian LU orcid (2014) In Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy 69(5). p.1238-1242
Abstract
The β-lactamase genes of Haemophilus influenzae are commonly positioned on large integrative and conjugative elements, but a group of blaTEM-carrying small plasmids (4000-6000 bp) with a common structural backbone have recently been characterized. In this study we investigated the epidemiological significance and potential for transfer of this group of small plasmids.
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Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
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10.1093/jac/dkt511
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  title        = {Prevalence, distribution and transfer of small β-lactamase-containing plasmids in Swedish Haemophilus influenzae.},
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