Prevalence of Metallo-β-lactamases (MBLs) in Clinical Isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii in Tabriz, Iran

A. Peymani, M.R. Nahaei, S. Farajnia, A. Hasani, A. Mirsalehian, N. Sohrabi & L. Abbasi
Objectives: Metallo-β-lactamases (MBLs) producing Acinetobacter baumannii has become a growing therapeutic concern. The aims of this study were to assess the antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of A. baumannii isolates and to determine the prevalence of MBL genes among carbapenem resistant isolates.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]