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CXCL17 (redirected from VCC-1)
CXCL17 A gene on chromosome 19q13.2 that encodes a putative housekeeping chemokine, which regulates recruitment of nonactivated monocytes and immature dendritic cells into tissues and may play a role in the innate defence against infections. CXCL17 plays a role in angiogenesis and possibly in tumourigenesis.
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recently identified a novel ambler class A carbapenemase (VCC-1) in nontoxigenic Vibrio cholerae isolated from imported retail shrimp from India intended for human consumption in Canada (1).
In conclusion, this study showed the presence of 7 VCC-1 carbapenemase-producing V.
Characterization of VCC-1, a novel ambler class A carbapenemase from Vibrio cholerae isolated from imported retail shrimp sold in Canada.