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Synonyms for beta-lactamase

enzyme produced by certain bacteria that inactivates penicillin and results in resistance to that antibiotic

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The objective was to detect the frequency and antibiotic susceptibility pattern of Amp C beta-lactamase producing bacteria isolated from a tertiary care hospital of Pakistan.
However, AES findings showed all of them to be inhibitor resistant beta-lactamases.
Dissemination of extended spectrum beta-lactamase producing Enterobacteriacae in Pediatric Intensive Care Units.
The possible explanation for this event is the concomitant presence of another extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (Such as the Ambler's class A).
Novel genetic environment of the carbapenem-hydrolysing beta-lactamase KPC-2 among Enterobacteriaceae in China.
Detection and clinical significance of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in a tertiary-care medical center.
Detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases by using Boronic acid as an AmpC beta-lactamase inhibitor in clinical isolates of Klebsiella spp.
The vaborbactam component of Vabomere is a non-suicidal beta-lactamase inhibitor that protects meropenem from degradation by certain serine beta-lactamases such as Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase.
Molecular characterization of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae in a Saudi Arabian tertiary hospital.
Boronic acid can be used as AmpC beta-lactamase inhibitor.
Phenotypic detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase production in Enterobacteriaceae: review and bench guide.
9 MBLs have not only become a source of increased morbidity and mortality but also represent a clinical threat due to their unrivalled spectrum of activity and their resistance to therapeutic serine beta-lactamase inhibitors.
Variations in the prevalence of strains expressing an extended-spectrum beta-lactamase phenotype and characterization of isolates from Europe, the Americas, and the Western Pacific region.
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