The Enterococcus genus

Literature review using the following subheadings:

  1. The Enterococcus genus
  2. Enterococcus faecium
    a. What it is? Where it can be found? What are the infections that it can cause?
  3. Pathogenesis of E. faecium
    a. Virulence factors of E. faecium (not an important section – will discuss later)
  4. Treatment of E. faecium infections
  5. Antimicrobial Resistance in E. faecium
  6. Vancomycin Resistance
    a. Mode of Action of Vancomycin
    b. Mechanisms of Resistance to Vancomycin
    c. van operons
  7. Vancomycin Variable E. faecium
  8. Project Aims

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