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This study is to survey the prevalence and antibiotic resistance pattern of Salmonella spp. isolated from the farms at Dak Lak province, Viet Nam. 139 farms including 5 civet farms, 14 pig farms and 120 duck farms were sampled and analyzed. The results showed that many samples collected from 120 duck farms,14 pig farms and 5 civet farms were positive positive for Salmonella spp. Four serogroups of Salmonella species were demonstrated, Salmonella group B (25 strains), Salmonella group non-typable (13 strains), Salmonella group D (8 strains) and Salmonella group C (2 strains). There were 50 % of Salmonella strains resisting to at least one antibiotic, 75 % of the strains expressing multiple antibiotic resistance. In particular, 3 strains Salmonella secreted to ESBL (Extented-spectrum- beta lactamse).



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Issue: Vol 18 No 4 (2015)
Page No.: 85-94
Published: Dec 30, 2015
Section: Natural Sciences - Research article
DOI: https://doi.org/10.32508/stdj.v18i4.912

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Nguyen, H., Nguyen, V., Campbell, J., Baker, S., Nguyen, T., & Phan, T. (2015). Prevalence and antibiotic resistance pattern of Salmonella spp. isolated from farms at Dak Lak province. Science and Technology Development Journal, 18(4), 85-94. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.32508/stdj.v18i4.912

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