Effect of Veterinary Medicines Introduced via Manure into Soil on the Abundance and Diversity of Antibiotic Resistance Genes on Their Transferability

Holger Heuer, Christoph Kopmann, Ute Zimmerling, Ellen Krögerrecklenfort, Kristina Kleineidamm, Michael Schloter, Eva M. Top, Kornelia Smalla

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2 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAntimicrobial Resistance in the Environment
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9780470905425
StatePublished - 7 Dec 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Exogenous plasmid isolation into suitable recipients
  • Soils treated with pig manure, SDZ effects, resistance gene transferability
  • Veterinary antibiotics via manure into soil

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