1. Introduction

  1. Patricia L. Keen2 and
  2. Mark H. M. M. Montforts3
  1. Stuart B. Levy

Published Online: 7 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118156247.ch1

Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment

Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment

How to Cite

Levy, S. B. (2011) Introduction, in Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment (eds P. L. Keen and M. H. M. M. Montforts), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118156247.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Faculty of Applied Science, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

  2. 3

    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands

Author Information

  1. Center for Adaptation Genetics and Drug Resistance, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 30 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470905425

Online ISBN: 9781118156247

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Keywords:

  • antibiotic resistome, and ecologic “societal” sharing;
  • degradative enzymes, soil microbes and resistance;
  • resistant bacteria on reservoir, nonclinical strains

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