E coli

Recent News

May 27, 2021

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for May 27, 2021

CRISPR-based drug for E coli
WHO stewardship guidance
Inadequate antibiotic therapy
Apr 07, 2021

News Scan for Apr 07, 2021

Post-COVID neuro, psych conditions
Moderna COVID vaccine antibodies
Leafy greens E coli probe
Mar 12, 2021

News Scan for Mar 12, 2021

Grants for phage research
Guinea Ebola source
Multistate E coli outbreak
More polio in 6 nations
Feb 03, 2021

News Scan for Feb 03, 2021

Viral load and COVID spread
Few COVID-19 cases at YMCA camps
E coli outbreak in 5 states
Jan 27, 2021

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jan 27, 2021

One Health food label under fire
Funds for diarrheal biologic
Jan 11, 2021

Stewardship / Resistance Scan for Jan 11, 2021

Resistance in invasive E coli infections
Antibiotics for appendicitis
Dec 23, 2020

News Scan for Dec 23, 2020

COVID-19 hospital outcomes
Leafy greens E coli probe ends
Avian flu in Europe, Japan
Dec 21, 2020

News Scan for Dec 21, 2020

CDC ends 2 E coli probes
H1N2v flu in Brazil
H5N6 avian flu case in China
Sexually transmitted infection plan
Nov 24, 2020

News Scan for Nov 24, 2020

CWD in Montana, Virginia
More E coli outbreak cases
Baloxavir for flu prevention
H5N8 avian flu in 6 nations
Nov 13, 2020

News Scan for Nov 13, 2020

Pharmacist-led stewardship
COVID-19 and antibiotic use
Polio in 3 countries
More H5N8 avian flu in poultry
US food outbreaks

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Aworh MK, Kwaga JK, Hendriksen RS, et al. Genetic relatedness of multidrug resistant Escherichia coli isolated from humans, chickens and poultry environments. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2021 Mar 23;10:58

Bezabih YM, Saviiti W, Alamneh E, et al. The global prevalence and trend of human intestinal carriage of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli in the community. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Oct 9)

Boyd E, Tmcic A, Taylor M, et al. Escherichia coli O121 outbreak associated with raw mild Gouda-like cheese in British Columbia, Canada, 2018. Can Commun Dis Rep 2021; 47(1):11-6

Byrne L, Kaindama L, Bentley M, et al. Investigation into a national outbreak of STEC O157:H7 associated with frozen beef burgers, UK, 2017. Epidemiol Infect 2020 (published online Jul 16)

Frisbie L, Weissman SJ, Kapoor H, et al. Antimicrobial resistance patterns of urinary Escherichia coli among outpatients in Washington State, 2013-2017: associations with age and sex. Clin Infect Dis 2021 (published online Mar 26)

Gigliuci F, van Hoek AH, Chiani P, et al. Genomic characterization of hlyF-positive Shiga toxin–producing Escherichia coli, Italy and the Netherlands, 2000-2019. Emerg Infect Dis 2021 Mar;27(3)

Gladstone RA, McHally A, Pontinen AK, et al. Emergence and dissemination of antimicrobial resistance in Escherichia coli causing bloodstream infections in Norway in 2002–17: a nationwide, longitudinal, microbial population genomic study. Lancet Microbe 2021 (published online May 10)

Gregova G, Kmet V. Antibiotic resistance and virulence of Escherichia coli strains isolated from animal rendering plant. Sci Rep 2020 Oct 13;10:17108

Guo S, Aung KT, Leekitcharoenphon P, et al. Prevalence and genomic analysis of ESBL-producing Escherichia coli in retail raw meats in Singapore. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Dec 17)

Hall BC, Alexander JS, Anderson SS, et al. Limited impact of selective susceptibility reporting of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella isolates from concurrent blood and urine cultures. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2020 (published online Jul 14)

Hedman HD, Zhang L, Trueba G, et al. Spatial exposure of agricultural antimicrobial resistance in relation to free-ranging domestic chicken movement patterns among agricultural communities in Ecuador. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2020 (published online Aug 31)

Hoff C, Higa J, Patel K, et al. An outbreak of Escherichia coli O157:H7 infections linked to romaine lettuce exposure—United States, 2019. MMWR (Notes from the field) 2021 May 7;70(2):689-90

Hu Y, Rubin J, Mussio K, et al. Risk factors for fecal carriage of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli in a college community: a penalized regression model. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online May 26)

Kaindama L, Jenkins C, Aird H, et al. A cluster of Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli O157:H7 highlights raw pet food as an emerging potential source of infection in humans. Epidemiol Infect 2021 (published online May 6)

Kim SW, Van Kessel JA, Haley BJ. Genome sequences of antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli isolated from veal calves in the United States. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2021 (published online May 27)

Marshall KE, Hexemer A, Seelman SL, et al. Lessons learned from a decade of investigations of Shiga toxin–producing Escherichia coli outbreaks linked to leafy greens, United States and Canada. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 Oct;26(10)

Morton V, Kershaw T, Kearney A, et al. The use of multiple hypothesis generating methods in an outbreak investigation of E. coli O121 infections associated with wheat flour, Canada 2016-2017. Epidemiol Infect 2020 (published online Oct 7)

Moser AI, Kuenzli E, Budel T, et al. Travellers returning from the island of Zanzibar colonized with MDR Escherichia coli strains: assessing the impact of local people and other sources. J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 (published online Dec 1)

Nowicki S, deLaurent ZR, de Villiers EP, et al. The utility of Escherichia coli as a contamination indicator for rural drinking water: evidence from whole genome sequencing. PLoS One 2021 (published online Jan 22)

Peirano G, Lynch T, Matsumara Y, et al. Trends in population dynamics of Escherichia coli sequence type 131, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 2006-2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2020 Dec;26(12)

Public Health Agency of Canada. Outbreak of E. coli infections linked to Carnivora brand frozen raw pet food. PHAC (Public Health Notice) 2020 (published online Jun 12)

Saidenberg AB, Stegger M, Price LB, et al. MCR-positive Escherichia coli ST131-H22 from poultry connected to international isolates, Brazil. Emerg Infect Dis (Research letter) 2020 Aug;26(8)

Vasconcelos PC, Leite EL, Araujo WJ, et al. Draft genome sequence of mcr-1-mediated colistin-resistant Escherichia coli ST359 from chicken carcasses in Northeastern Brazil. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2020 (published online Sep 11)

Vasser M, Barkley J, Miller A, et al. Multistate outbreak of Escherichia coli O26 infections linked to raw flour—United States, 2019. MMWR 2021 Apr 23;70(16):600-1

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