Genomic analysis of two bacterial strains co-isolated from a urinary tract infection: NDM-1-producing Enterobacter cloacae accompanied by extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli.

Affiliation

Department of Clinical Laboratory, Zhejiang Provincial People's Hospital, People's Hospital of Hangzhou Medical College, Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310014, China. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Escherichia coli and Enterobacter cloacae are two major pathogens causing urinary tract infection (UTI). Here we characterised the genome of an NDM-1-producing E. cloacae strain and an extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL)-producing E. coli strain that were co-isolated from a UTI.

Keywords

ESBL,Enterobacter cloacae,Escherichia coli,Extended-spectrum β-lactamase,NDM-1,Urinary tract infection,

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