Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance in the Environment

Written By Carlos F. Amabile-Cuevas
Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance in the Environment
  • Publsiher : CRC Press
  • Release : 30 December 2015
  • ISBN : 1315679418
  • Pages : 136 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance in the Environment written by Carlos F. Amabile-Cuevas which was release on 30 December 2015, this book published by CRC Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The presence of antibiotics, antibiotic resistance genes, and antibiotic resistant bacteria in the environment (i.e., outside of clinical settings, such as antibiotic-treated patients or antibiotic-impregnated locations, such as hospitals) is a cause of growing worldwide concern, as it reveals the extensive impact of antibiotic abuse and other huma

Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance in the Environment

Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance in the Environment
  • Author : Carlos F. Amabile-Cuevas
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2015-12-30
  • Total pages : 136
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : The presence of antibiotics, antibiotic resistance genes, and antibiotic resistant bacteria in the environment (i.e., outside of clinical settings, such as antibiotic-treated patients or antibiotic-impregnated locations, such as hospitals) is a cause of growing worldwide concern, as it reveals the extensive impact of antibiotic abuse and other huma...

Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment

Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment
  • Author : Patricia L. Keen,Mark H. M. M. Montforts
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-01-24
  • Total pages : 602
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : Examines effects of the environmental distribution of antimicrobial resistance genes on human health and the ecosystem Resistance genes are everywhere in nature?in pathogens, commensals, and environmental microorganisms. This contributed work shows how the environment plays a pivotal role in the development of antimicrobial resistance traits in bacteria and the ...

Antibiotics and Antimicrobial Resistance Genes in the Environment

Antibiotics and Antimicrobial Resistance Genes in the Environment
  • Author : Muhammad Zaffar Hashmi
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2019-11-22
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : Antibiotics and Antimicrobial Resistance Genes (AMR) in the Environment summarizes and updates information on antibiotic producing organisms and their resistance and entry routes in soil, air, water and sediment. As antibiotic use continues to rise in healthcare, their fate, bioavailability and biomonitoring, and impacts on environment and public health are ...

Antibiotics and Antimicrobial Resistance Genes

Antibiotics and Antimicrobial Resistance Genes
  • Author : Muhammad Zaffar Hashmi
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-04-07
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : This volume summarizes and updates information about antibiotics and antimicrobial resistance (AMR)/antibiotic resistant genes (ARG) production, including their entry routes in soil, air, water and sediment, their use in hospital and associated waste, global and temporal trends in use and spread of antibiotics, AMR and ARG. Antimicrobial/antibiotic resistance ...

Antibiotics and Antibiotics Resistance Genes in Soils

Antibiotics and Antibiotics Resistance Genes in Soils
  • Author : Muhammad Zaffar Hashmi,Vladimir Strezov,Ajit Varma
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-11-03
  • Total pages : 419
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : This book summarizes the current state of knowledge regarding antibiotics and antibiotics resistance genes (ARGs) in the soil environment. It covers a wide range of topics to help readers understand antibiotics and ARGs in soils, the risks they pose for the environment, and options for effective control. In addition, it ...

Surveying Antimicrobial Resistance The New Complexity of the Problem

Surveying Antimicrobial Resistance  The New Complexity of the Problem
  • Author : Gilberto Igrejas,José Luis Capelo,Carlos Lodiero,Patrícia Poeta
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2020-07-10
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : In January of 2015, under the 1st International Caparica Conference in Antibiotic Resistance, a Research Topic entitled: “Surveying Antimicrobial Resistance: Approaches, Issues, and Challenges to overcome”, was published (http://journal.frontiersin.org/researchtopic/3763/surveying-antimicrobial-resistanceapproaches- issues-and-challenges-to-overcome). The problem of antimicrobial resistance (AMR), caused by excessive and inappropriate use of antibiotics, is a ...

Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Waters Pollution Risks and Control

Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Waters  Pollution  Risks  and Control
  • Author : Zhi Wang,Yuyi Yang,Marcelo Pedrosa Gomes,Surindra Suthar
  • Publisher : Frontiers Media SA
  • Release Date : 2022-07-28
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : Download or read online Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Waters Pollution Risks and Control written by Zhi Wang,Yuyi Yang,Marcelo Pedrosa Gomes,Surindra Suthar, published by Frontiers Media SA which was released on 2022-07-28. Get Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Waters Pollution Risks and Control Books ...

Antimicrobial Resistance in Wastewater Treatment Processes

Antimicrobial Resistance in Wastewater Treatment Processes
  • Author : Patricia L. Keen,Raphaël Fugà ̈re
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-09-26
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : Antimicrobial resistance is arguably the greatest threat to worldwide human health. This book evaluates the roles of human water use, treatment and conservation in the development and spread of antimicrobial resistance. Designed as a companion volume to Antimicrobial Resistance in the Environment (Wiley-Blackwell, 2012), this book is a multi-disciplinary synthesis of ...

Sustainable Agriculture Reviews 46

Sustainable Agriculture Reviews 46
  • Author : Harsh Panwar,Chetan Sharma,Eric Lichtfouse
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-09-29
  • Total pages : 231
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : According to the World Health Organization, antimicrobial resistance is a major threat to global health because the number of alternative antibiotics is very limited. Antimicrobial resistance is a slow evolutionary process that has been accelerated by human activities in health, environment and agriculture sectors. Due to their wide application, antibiotics ...

Antimicrobial Resistance in Environmental Waters

Antimicrobial Resistance in Environmental Waters
  • Author : Karina Yew-Hoong Gin,Charmaine Ng
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2019-04-30
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : This Special Issue on Antimicrobial Resistance in Environmental Waters features 11 articles on the monitoring and surveillance of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in natural aquatic systems (i.e., reservoirs, rivers), and effluent discharge from water treatment plants to assess the effectiveness of AMR removal and resulting loads in treated waters. Some of ...

Antimicrobial Resistance in Fish Reasons Risks and Alternative Strategies

Antimicrobial Resistance in Fish  Reasons  Risks and Alternative Strategies
  • Author : Saurav Lamichhane,Namraj Jaishi,Biplov Shrestha
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release Date : 2021-09-07
  • Total pages : 27
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : Academic Paper from the year 2021 in the subject Biology - Micro- and Molecular Biology, , course: Bachelor of Science in Fisheries, language: English, abstract: This text deals with the antimicrobial resistance in fish as a result of its use in aquaculture, the development and spread of this resistance and the risk ...

Antibiotic Drug Resistance

Antibiotic Drug Resistance
  • Author : José-Luis Capelo-Martínez,Gilberto Igrejas
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-09-24
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : This book presents a thorough and authoritative overview of the multifaceted field of antibiotic science – offering guidance to translate research into tools for prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of infectious diseases. Provides readers with knowledge about the broad field of drug resistance Offers guidance to translate research into tools for prevention, ...

Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotic Resistance
  • Author : Derek J. Chadwick,Jamie A. Goode
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2008-04-30
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : Antibiotic Resistance: Origins, Evolution, Selection and Spread Chairman: Stuart B. Levy, 1997 Over the last 50 years, the rapid increase in the use of antibiotics, not only in people, but also in animal husbandry and agriculture, has delivered a selection unprecedented in the history of evolution. Consequently, society is facing one of ...

Antimicrobial Resistance

Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Author : Yashwant Kumar
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2019-05-02
  • Total pages : 142
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : The discovery of antibiotics was considered a milestone in health sciences and became the mainstay of antimicrobial therapy to treat and control bacterial infections. However, its utility has subsequently become limited, due to the emergence and spread of antimicrobial resistance among different bacterial species, which has emerged as a global ...

Transmission Dynamics of Antibiotic Resistance Genes Between Human associated and Environmental Microbial Communities

Transmission Dynamics of Antibiotic Resistance Genes Between Human associated and Environmental Microbial Communities
  • Author : Pablo Tsukayama
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 86
  • ISBN : 1315679418
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Summary : The increased use of antibiotics in human medicine and agriculture over the past decades has introduced significant selective pressures on bacterial populations in virtually all human-associated environments and lead to the evolution of multidrug-resistant bacteria that compromise our ability to treat infectious disease. Due to the high likelihood of contact ...