• Molecular relatedness of ESBL/AmpC-producing Escherichia coli from humans, animals, food and the environment: a pooled analysis.

      Dorado-García, Alejandro; Smid, Joost H; van Pelt, Wilfrid; Bonten, Marc J M; Fluit, Ad C; van den Bunt, Gerrita; Wagenaar, Jaap A; Hordijk, Joost; Dierikx, Cindy M; Veldman, Kees T; de Koeijer, Aline; Dohmen, Wietske; Schmitt, Heike; Liakopoulos, Apostolos; Pacholewicz, Ewa; Lam, Theo J G M; Velthuis, Annet G; Heuvelink, Annet; Gonggrijp, Maaike A; van Duijkeren, Engeline; van Hoek, Angela H A M; de Roda Husman, Ana Maria; Blaak, Hetty; Havelaar, Arie H; Mevius, Dik J; Heederik, Dick J J (2018-02-01)
      In recent years, ESBL/AmpC-producing Escherichia coli (ESBL/AmpC-EC) have been isolated with increasing frequency from animals, food, environmental sources and humans. With incomplete and scattered evidence, the contribution to the human carriage burden from these reservoirs remains unclear.