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Emerg Infect Dis. 2007 Nov;13(11):1753-5. doi: 10.3201/eid1311.070358.

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in meat products, the Netherlands.

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  • 1St. Elisabeth Hospital, Tilburg, the Netherlands.

Abstract

A new methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) clone related to pig and cattle farming was detected in the Netherlands. We investigated the extent of S. aureus presence in meat and found 36 S. aureus strains in 79 samples. Two strains were MRSA; 1 was multilocus sequence type 398, the clone related to farming.

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PMC3375782
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10.3201/eid1311.070358
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