Resistance to Antibiotics and Heavy Metals of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Isolated from Natural Waters

Authors(1) :-D. Susan Caroline

Heavy metal resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa may be associated with plasmids which are also responsible for antibiotic resistance. The concentration of heavy metal pollutant in the environment is relatively high due to the toxic substance liberated from the industrial effluents. The high occurrence of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in natural water could be related to the widespread use of antibiotic, with possible public health hazard. The foremost aim of this present work is find out, resistance to antibiotics and heavy metals of P.aeruginosa isolated from natural water.

Authors and Affiliations

D. Susan Caroline
Department of Microbiology, C.S.I Ewart Women’s Christian College, Melrosapuram, Kanchipuram , Tamil Nadu, India

P. Aeruginosa, Heavy Metals, Antibiotics

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Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 1 | January-February 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-02-28
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 83-86
Manuscript Number : IJSRST173114
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X

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D. Susan Caroline, " Resistance to Antibiotics and Heavy Metals of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Isolated from Natural Waters, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp.83-86 , January-February-2017. Available at doi : 10.32628/IJSRST173114
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