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MRSA Spreads From Pigs to Cattle on Norwegian Farm

02 October 2015

NORWAY - Norway's Veterinary Institute has reported that antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteria (MRSA) have been found in cattle on the same farm where it was previously found in pigs, in Rogaland.

The Institute said that in previous cases like this, cattle were able to get rid of the bacteria when the pigs were removed.

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