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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus with the novel mecC gene variant isolated from a cat suffering from chronic conjunctivitis

 

A mecC-positive MRSA designated 2012-50-2037) was isolated from an eye swab from a 5-year-old house cat with chronic conjunctivitis and stomatitis.

Author: Medhus A, Slettemeås JS, Marstein L, Larssen KW, Sunde M

Citation: J Antimicrob Chemother. 2012 Dec 4. [Epub ahead of print].

Published: 04/12/2012

Publication Type: Journal article

Publisher: Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy