CDC Reports that Superbug NDM-1 Spread within a US-Based Hospital

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Yesterday, the CDC reported through its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report that the superbug NDM-1 (New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase 1), which was first identified in patients two years ago, had been discovered in 13 patients in the USA alone, including two in which the infection spread within the same hospital.

Read more @ SciTechDaily

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