vanW [AMR Gene Family]

Accession ARO:3000002
DefinitionvanW is an accessory gene, with unknown function, found on vancomycin resistance operons.
Drug Classglycopeptide antibiotic
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic target alteration
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Parent Term(s)2 ontology terms | Show
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McKessar SJ, et al. 2000. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 44(11): 3224-3228. Genetic characterization of vanG, a novel vancomycin resistance locus of Enterococcus faecalis. (PMID 11036060)