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Table 2 Association of colistin resistance (Col-R) in bacteria isolated from human and animal sources (n = 143)

From: Emergence of plasmid-mediated mcr genes from Gram-negative bacteria at the human-animal interface

Organism Col-R animal source n (%) Col-R human source n (%) P-value
126 (88.1) 17 (11.9)
E. coli 91 (72.2) 3 (17.6) < 0.01
K. pneumoniae 12 (9.5) 1 (5.9) 0.62
P. aeruginosa 3 (2.4) 0 (0) 0.52
A. baumannii 0 (0) 3 (17.6) < 0.01
P. mirabilis 20 (15.9) 10 (58.8) < 0.01