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Table 5 Distribution of mcr genes in human and animal bacterial strains (n = 110)

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

Bacterial strains mcr-1 (n = 108; 98.2%) mcr-2 (n = 2; 1.8%)
Animal n (%) Human n (%) Animal n (%) Human n (%)
104 (96.3) 4 (3.7) 2 (100) 0 (0)
E. coli 90 (83.3) 3 (2.8) 0 (0) 0 (0)
K. pneumoniae 12 (11.1) 1 (0.9) 0 (0) 0 (0)
P. aeruginosa 1 (0.9) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)
P. mirabilis 1 (0.9) 0 (0) 2 (100) 0 (0)
A. baumannii 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)