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Antimicrobial Resistance

A One Health Perspective

Edited by

Mihai Mares

Ion Ionescu de la Brad University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine of Iași

Swee Hua Erin Lim

Higher Colleges of Technology

Kok-Song Lai

Higher Colleges of Technology


Romeo-Teodor Cristina

Banat University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine

Tackling the realities of the antimicrobial resistance (AMR) situation today is no longer uncommon. Many battles have been fought in the past since the discovery of antibiotics between man and microbes. In the tussle of new antibiotic modifications, the transmission of resistant genes, both vertically and horizontally unveils yet another resistant attribute for the microbe, for it only to be faced with a more powerful, wide spectrum antibiotic; the cycle continues-and the winner is yet to be known. This book aims to provide some insight into various molecular mechanisms, agricultural mitigation methods, and the One Health applications to maybe, just maybe, tip the scales towards us.

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Antimicrobial ResistanceA One Health PerspectiveEdited by Mihai Mares, Swee Hua Erin Lim and Kok-Song Lai

Published: March 3rd 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87316

ISBN: 978-1-83962-433-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-432-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-434-6

Copyright year: 2021

Books open for chapter submissions

4226 Total Chapter Downloads

10 Crossref Citations

21 Dimensions Citations


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1. Strategic Role Players of Important Antimicrobial-Resistant Pathogens

By Shama Mujawar, Bahaa Abdella and Chandrajit Lahiri


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2. Mechanisms of Resistance to Quinolones

By Sandra Georgina Solano-Gálvez, María Fernanda Valencia-Segrove, María José Ostos Prado, Ana Berenice López Boucieguez, Diego Abelardo Álvarez-Hernández and Rosalino Vázquez-López


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3. Antimicrobial Resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa: A Concise Review

By Swaraj Mohanty, Bighneswar Baliyarsingh and Suraja Kumar Nayak


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4. Plant-Associated Microorganisms as a Potent Bio-Factory of Active Molecules against Multiresistant Pathogens

By Felipe de Paula Nogueira Cruz, Andréa Cristina Bogas and Cristina Paiva de Sousa


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5. Antimicrobial Effect of Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles

By Carol López de Dicastillo, Matias Guerrero Correa, Fernanda B. Martínez, Camilo Streitt and Maria José Galotto


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6. Dairy Farms Biosecurity to Protect against Infectious Diseases and Antibiotics Overuse

By Stelian Baraitareanu and Livia Vidu


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7. Antimicrobial Resistance with Special Emphasis on Pathogens in Agriculture

By Nitya Meenakshi Raman, Murugesh Easwaran, Rashmi Kaul, Jyotsna Bharti, Khaled Fathy Abdel Motelb and Tanushri Kaul


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8. Of Animal and Men: The Importance of Animal Environment to Antimicrobial Resistance: A One Health Approach

By Miliane Moreira Soares de Souza, Cláudio Marcos Rocha-de-Souza, Dayanne Araújo de Melo, Cássia Couto da Motta, Ramon Loureiro Pimenta, Irene da Silva Coelho and Shana de Mattos de Oliveira Coelho


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9. Scenario of Antibiotic Resistance in Developing Countries

By Mohammad Mahmudul Hassan


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