APH(6) [AMR Gene Family]

Accession ARO:3000151
DefinitionA category of aminoglycoside O-phosphotransferase enzymes with modification regiospecificity based at the 6-hydroxyl group of the respective antibiotic. These enzymes are characterized by enzymatic antibiotic inactivation, specifically of streptomycin, by the ATP-dependent phosphorylation of the 6-hydroxyl group of the compound.
Drug Classaminoglycoside antibiotic
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic inactivation
Classification8 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)2 ontology terms | Show
+ aminoglycoside phosphotransferase (APH)
+ confers_resistance_to_drug_class aminoglycoside antibiotic [Drug Class]
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