Antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) in the gastrointestinal microbiome of wild seabirds: the first detection of mecA in seabirds in South America

Ana Carolina Ewbank, Carlos Sacristán, Samira Costa-Silva, Marzia Antonelli, Janaina R. Lorenço, Cristiane K. M. Kolesnikovas, José Luiz Catão-Dias, Fernando Esperón Fajardo Antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) are considered environmental contaminants and anthropization indicators. We evaluated the degree of human interference in the marine ecosystem through the presence, identification and quantification…

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