12. Antimicrobial-Resistant Indicator Bacteria in Manure and the Tracking of Indicator Resistance Genes

  1. Patricia L. Keen3 and
  2. Mark H. M. M. Montforts4
  1. Christina S. Hölzel1,2 and
  2. Karin Schwaiger1,2

Published Online: 7 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118156247.ch12

Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment

Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment

How to Cite

Hölzel, C. S. and Schwaiger, K. (2011) Antimicrobial-Resistant Indicator Bacteria in Manure and the Tracking of Indicator Resistance Genes, 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.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 3

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

  2. 4

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Technische Universität München, Center of Life and Food Sciences Weihenstephan, Lehrstuhl für Tierhygiene, Freising, Germany

  2. 2

    Animal Hygiene, Freising, Germany

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:

  • antimicrobial-resistant indicator bacteria, in manure;
  • indicator bacteria, and antimicrobial resistance;
  • tetracycline detection, tet gene selection by tetracyclines

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Selection of Tetracycline Resistance Genes. Part 1: The Trial

  • Selection of tet Genes by Tetracyclines. Part 2: The Field

  • Resistance Genes: Are the Pools Separated?

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References