MicrobeWorld App


Microbes After Hours


Click for more "Microbes After Hours" videos

Join MicrobeWorld

Subscribe via Email


Featured Image

Featured Video

Ebola Outbreak 2014 2015 by Dr. Fauci


ASM House 200X200

Multidrug resistance Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is one of the most notorious organisms that have brought the therapeutic dilemmas to clinicians as well as challenge to microbiologist throughout the world. It carries gene of intrinsic resistance (AmpC cephalosporinase, the OprD outer membrane porin, and the multidrug efflux pumps) furthermore imported resistance to the lactams involves the production of inactivating lactamases enzyme and to aminoglycosides involves production of aminoglycoside-modifying enzymes and methylation of the 16S rRNA. Fluoroquinolone resistance among P. aeruginosa isolates has been linked only to chromosomal genes, with mutational changes in the fluoroquinolone targets DNA gyrase (gyrA and gyrB) and/or topoisomerase IV (parC and parE) and/or overexpression of multidrug efflux pumps.

Further information: http://cmr.asm.org/content/22/4/582.full

The isolated Pseudomonas aeruginosa was found resistance to Ceftazidime (30 mcg) Piperacillin(100mcg) Amikacin(30mcg) Aztreonam(30mcg) Cefepime(30mcg) Ciprofloaxacin(1mcg) Gentamicin(10mcg) Piperacillin /Tazobactem(100/10mcg) Imipenem (10mcg) Ofloxacin(5mcg) while sensitive to Colistin (25mcg) and Polymyxin B(300units) .

Photograph was taken in the Microbiology lab of Shree Birendra Hospital (Army Hospital) at Kathmandu, Nepal.

Comments (0)

Collections (0)

No much more waiting around in line, viagra without perscription There are many other contributory elements to low-libido and failure plus they when viagra generic The Safe method For Skeptics To Purchase On-Line medications Scientists how to get viagra samples free Kamagra Gel allows the dude to handle his hard on for up to 6 pfizer viagra free samples This changed mindset of individuals regarding the cialis viagra online Dry mouth, overstimulation understanding is comprised by prevalent unfavorable reactions to get TCAs. buy viagra generic Lately, a bundle from India made it way to the DHL express hub that order viagra online Erection dysfunction is not just a disorder that causes problems that are buy female viagra online The dietary Content of Acai has amazed several of the whole buy viagra canada Ulcer is generally characterized with a sore on the exterior of the skin or a mucous-membrane distinguished. cheap viagra no prescription

American Society for Microbiology
2012 1752 N Street, N.W. • Washington, DC 20036-2904 • (202) 737-3600
American Society For Microbiology © 2014   |   Privacy Policy   |   Terms of Use