Linezolid resistance in vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis and Enterococcus faecium isolates in a Brazilian hospital.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2014 Mar 10;
Authors: de Almeida LM, de Araújo MR, Iwasaki MF, Sacramento AG, Rocha D, da Silva LP, Pavez M, de Brito AC, Ito LC, Gales AC, Lincopan N, Sampaio JL, Mamizuka EM
Linezolid resistance in vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) strains has been rarely reported with Enterococcus faecium being the species most commonly associated with these few cases (1, 2, 3).…
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