NDM-1

New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase-1

Recent News

May 23, 2018

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for May 23, 2018

NDM plus MCR-1 in E coli
C diff and sharps containers
Apr 05, 2018
Scientist holding DNA sequence

Analysis reveals mechanisms behind pan-resistant pathogen

The isolate belongs to a strain of MDR Klebsiella that has spread globally.

Apr 03, 2018
carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae

CDC says its steps have limited the spread of 'nightmare' bacteria

The CDC says it needs to respond faster, earlier with each new threat.

Jan 04, 2018
Hodge test

2016 CRE outbreak in Kentucky highlights need for vigilance

Environment samples tested positive for the "nightmare bacteria," indicating a possible role of cleaning equipment.

Jul 26, 2017

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jul 26, 2017

New antibiotics class
Triple-drug combo for MCR-1 & NDM-5
US MRSA trends
Jul 24, 2017

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jul 24, 2017

Costly NDM-1 outbreak
Stewardship and vancomycin
Resistant Campylobacter
Jun 22, 2017

News Scan for Jun 22, 2017

Proof for vaccine events
NDM-1 at Mexican hospital
Yemen cholera outbreak
May 16, 2017
Klebsiella pneumoniae

Study identifies rare superbug strain in Houston

More than a third of drug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae strains belonged to a clade never before seen at such high levels.

Mar 03, 2017

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Mar 03, 2017

Antibiotic development incentives
De-escalation to ertapenem
NDM-1 in Ethiopia
Jan 13, 2017
Klebsiella pneumoniae

Pan-resistant CRE reported in Nevada

The infection, which was resistant or non-susceptible to all available antibiotics, caused the death of a 70-year-old woman.

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Briet A, Helsens N, Delannoy S, et al. NDM-1 producing Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolated from imported seafood. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online May 22)

Briet A, Helsens N, Delannoy S, et al. NDM-1 producing Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolated from imported seafood. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online May 22)

Buchler AC, Gehringer C, Widmer AF, et al. Risk factors for colistin-resistant enterobacteriaceae in a low-endemicity setting for carbapenem resistance — a matched case-control study. Euro Surveill 2018 Jul 26;23(30):pii=1700777

Chavda B, Lv J, Hou M, et al. The co-identification of mcr-4.6 and blaNDM-1 in a clinical Enterobacter cloacae isolate from China. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 (published online Jul 23)

Liu, L, Feng Y, McNally A, et al. blaNDM-21, a new variant of blaNDM in an Escherichia coli clinical isolate carrying blaCTX-M-55 and rmtB. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Jun 14)

Lomonaco S, Crawford MA, Lascols C, et al. Resistome of carbapenem- and colistin-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae clinical isolates. PLoS One 2018 Jun 8;13(6):e0198526

Lv L, Zeng Z, Song Q, et al. Emergence of XDR Escherichia coli carrying both blaNDM and mcr-1 genes in chickens at slaughter and the characterization of two novel blaNDM-bearing plasmids. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online May 22)

Solgi H, Badmasti F, Giske CG, et al. Molecular epidemiology of NDM-1-and OXA-48-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae in an Iranian hospital: clonal dissemination of T11 and ST893. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Mar 6)

Xiang R, Zhang AY, Ye XL, et al. Various sequence types of Enterobacteriaceae carrying blaNDM-5 gene from commercial chicken farms in China. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 (published online Jul 23)

Yu Y, Walsh TR, Yang RS, et al. Novel partners with colistin to increase its in vivo therapeutic effectiveness and prevent the occurrence of colistin resistance in NDM- and MCR-co-producing Escherichia coli in a murine infections model. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018 (published online Oct 20)

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