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Occurrence of antimicrobials and antimicrobial resistance genes in beef cattle storage ponds and swine treatment lagoons

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Title Occurrence of antimicrobials and antimicrobial resistance genes in beef cattle storage ponds and swine treatment lagoons
Creator Zhang, Yuping Zhang, Chiqian Parker, David B. Snow, Daniel D Zhou, Zhi Li, Xu
Description Livestock manure treatment and storage structures are potential environmental sources of antimicrobials and antimicrobial resistance genes (ARGs). In this study, the occurrence of antimicrobials and ARGs was investigated in the water and the sludge compartments of beef cattle storage ponds and swine lagoons. Analysis was focused on two families of antimicrobials (sulfonamide and tetracycline) and the corresponding ARGs (sul1, sul2, tetO, tetQ and tetX). Results showed that the...
Date 2013-01-01T08:00:00Z
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Format application/pdf
Identifier http://digitalcommons.unl.edu/watercenterpubs/25 http://digitalcommons.unl.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1024&context=watercenterpubs
Source Faculty Publications from The Water Center
Publisher DigitalCommons@University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Subject Antibiotic resistance gene Antimicrobial Lagoon Storage pond Tetracycline Sulfonamide

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