Subproject Braunschweig

Reference number: 01KI1704B
Funding amount: 31.800 EUR
Funding Period: 2017 - 2020
Project leader: Prof. Dr. Susanne Häußler
Address: Helmholtz-Zentrum für Infektionsforschung GmbH
Inhoffenstr. 7
38124 Braunschweig

This project will test clinical isolates using RAPID mass array technology in order to identify transmissions of multiresistant Enterobacteriaceae (MDR-E) within and between hospitals. RAPID is a molecular test which supplies information about the phylogenetic relationship of clinical isolates as well as information about the presence of resistance markers.