Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Dr. Patrick Butaye received his DVM from the University of Ghent in 1994. Immediately thereafter he started as junior researcher in a research on Chlamydia psittaci. In 1996 he obtained a university grant for 4 years to do his PhD, and defended his PhD on antimicrobial resistance in enterococci from animals in 2000.
Antimicrobial resistance in bacteria, molecular epidemiology of bacteria
Butaye P., G.B. Michael, S. Schwarz, T.J. Barrett, A. Brisabois, and D.G. White .2006. The clonal spread of multidrug-resistant non-Typhi Salmonella serotypes, Microbes Infect. 8:1891-1897.
Butaye, P., L.A. Devriese, and F. Haesebrouck. 2003. Antimicrobial growth promoters used in animal feed: a review of the less well known antibiotics and their effects on Gram-positive bacteria. Clin. Microbiol. Rev., 16:175-188