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Unformatted text preview: Joe Littman MBI 111 B References Author : Candice Bailey Title : Two deaths as rare superbug stalks hospital Source : http://www.iol.co.za/news/south-africa/gauteng/two-deaths-as-rare-superbug-stalks-hospital-1.1158552 Date : 10 17- 2011 Pages : 1 (490 words) Author : Clyde Meela Title : Deadly Pneumonia Virus grips Benoni Hospital Source : http://www.citizen.co.za/citizen/content/en/citizen/local-news? oid=232533&sn=Detail&pid=146826&Deadly-pneumonia--grips-Benoni-hospital Date : 10- 17- 2011 Pages : 1 (386 words) Author : AFP Title : S. African hospital reports ‘superbug’ outbreak Source : http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5j6k-Ju59OEt-3w9uCnASkKX7XNqg? docId=CNG.cf08683a34b0eca027163725d7835c6a.b1 Date : 10- 17- 2011 Pages : 1 (185 words) Total Word Count : 1,061 Deadly Klebsiella pneumonia containing NDM-1 Joe Littman MBI 111 B kills 2, infects 9 Nine cases of a potentially deadly virus, NDM-1, have been reported in a private South African hospital. “NDM-1 is an enzyme produced by certain bacteria that makes them resistant to a broad range of antibiotics” (Meela). The enzyme mutated Klebsiella pneumonia, and lead to the death of a patient. The of antibiotics” (Meela)....
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