mutation conferring antibiotic resistance

Accession ARO:3000212
DefinitionPoint mutations in the DNA may lead to an altered gene product that may result in antibiotic resistance. Examples included modified antibiotic targets with lower binding affinities and the deactivation of repressors that result in increased expression of genes that inactivate or pump out antibiotics.
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic target alteration
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+ antibiotic target alteration [Resistance Mechanism]
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