Escherichia coli (E.coli)
Disease data from ECDC surveillance Atlas
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ECDC/EFSA antimicrobial resistance tool
Data visualisation tool on antimicrobial resistance in EuropeGo to the tool
Cyclone Idai: ECDC joins emergency response as more cases of cholera and waterborne diseases expected
Escherichia coli resistance to major antibiotics is increasing in almost all countries in Europe. E. coli causes urinary tract and more serious infections and is one of the most common bacteria causing infections.
The European Union summary report on antimicrobial resistance in zoonotic and indicator bacteria from humans, animals and food in 2017
26 Feb 2019 - The data on antimicrobial resistance in zoonotic and indicator bacteria in 2017, submitted by 28 EU Member States (MSs), were jointly analysed by EFSA and ECDC. Resistance in zoonotic Salmonella and Campylobacter from humans, animals and food, and resistance in indicator Escherichia coli as well as meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in animals and food were addressed, and temporal trends assessed.
The European Union summary report on trends and sources of zoonoses, zoonotic agents and food-borne outbreaks in 2016
12 Dec 2017 - This report of the European Food Safety Authority and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control presents the results of the zoonoses monitoring activities carried out in 2016 in 37 European countries (28 Member States and nine non-MS).
Occurrence of carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli in the European survey of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae (EuSCAPE): a prospective, multinational study
Early findings in outbreak of haemolytic uraemic syndrome among young children caused by shiga toxin-producing escherichia coli, Romania, January to February 2016
Evaluation of molecular typing of foodborne pathogens in European reference laboratories from 2012 to 2013