AVM volume 9, issue 2, P29-37 2017 DOI: 10.46784/e-avm.v9i2.87 View full text
Maja Velhner, Gordana Kozoderović, Ljiljana Suvajdžić, Dalibor Todorović, Jelena Petrović

Abstract: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus is one of the most important human pathogens. Th ese bacteria have the ability to colonize animals andcross species barriers. Th ree major groups of MRSA strains have emerged. Healthcare associated MRSA and community acquired MRSA strains have potential to spread worldwide and oft en persist in hospitals and communities as clonal strains. Th e livestock-associated MRSA has been isolated from healthy human carriers but also from infected patients all around the world.…

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