Complete nucleotide sequence of the IncN plasmid pKOX105 encoding VIM-1, QnrS1 and SHV-12 proteins in Enterobacteriaceae from Bolzano, Italy compared with IncN plasmids encoding KPC enzymes in the USA

Alessandra Carattoli, Richard Aschbacher, Albert March, Clara Larcher, David M Livermore, Neil Woodford

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We determined the complete nucleotide sequence of pKOX105, a 54 641 bp plasmid from a Klebsiella oxytoca strain that was isolated from a resident of a long-term-care facility in Bolzano, Italy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2070-2075
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2010


  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Bacterial Proteins
  • Chromosome Walking
  • DNA, Bacterial
  • Drug Resistance, Multiple, Bacterial
  • Humans
  • Italy
  • Klebsiella Infections
  • Klebsiella oxytoca
  • Klebsiella pneumoniae
  • Long-Term Care
  • Molecular Sequence Data
  • Plasmids
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Quinolones
  • Sequence Analysis, DNA
  • United States
  • beta-Lactamases
  • beta-Lactams

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