Waste water treatment plants as redistributors of resistance genes in bacteria

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Gomez M., Diaz M. T. , Araujo M., Sueiro R., Garrido J.

10th International Conference on Modelling, Monitoring and Management of Water Pollution, Bucharest, Romanya, 9 - 11 Haziran 2010, cilt.135, ss.83-88 identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 135
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2495/wp100081
  • Basıldığı Şehir: Bucharest
  • Basıldığı Ülke: Romanya
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.83-88


The aim of this study was to assess the number of both extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBL) producing Enterobacteriaceae and vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) present in the inflow (hospital and urban sewage) and effluent waste water treatment plant (WWPT) and receiving waters