Genetic Diversity of OXA-like Genes in Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Strains from ICUs

Guclu A. U., GÖZEN A. G.

CLINICAL LABORATORY, vol.66, no.10, pp.2015-2019, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 66 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.7754/clin.lab.2020.200135
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.2015-2019
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Background: This study aimed to investigate the genetic diversity of OXA-51-like, OXA-23-like, OXA-24, and OXA-58-like genes and the role of beta-lactamases in carbapenem resistance among multidrug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains recovered from patients in intensive care units (ICUs).