Maria Cristina Ossiprandi

Summary

Affiliation: University of Parma
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Susceptibility to vancomycin and other antibiotics of 165 Enterococcus strains isolated from dogs in Italy
    Maria Cristina Ossiprandi
    Department of Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Parma, Via del Taglio 10, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 31:1-9. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Preliminary molecular analysis of Clostridium difficile isolates from healthy horses in northern Italy
    Maria Cristina Ossiprandi
    Department of Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Parma, Via del Taglio no 8, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 33:e25-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Susceptibility to vancomycin and other antibiotics of 165 Enterococcus strains isolated from dogs in Italy
    Maria Cristina Ossiprandi
    Department of Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Parma, Via del Taglio 10, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 31:1-9. 2008
    ..Although enterococci from dog show a high degree of antibiotic resistance, they are sensitive to vancomycin. Therefore, the risk of transmission of vancomycin-resistant enterococcal strains from dogs to man is close to zero...
  2. doi request reprint Preliminary molecular analysis of Clostridium difficile isolates from healthy horses in northern Italy
    Maria Cristina Ossiprandi
    Department of Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Parma, Via del Taglio no 8, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 33:e25-9. 2010
    ..In conclusion, C. difficile can be present in the normal intestinal flora of healthy adult horses, in addition to foals. These animals could therefore play an important role as potential reservoirs of toxigenic strains...