sulfonamide resistant dihydropteroate synthase folP [AMR Gene Family]

Accession ARO:3003415
DefinitionPoint mutations in dihydropteroate synthase folP prevent sulfonamide antibiotics from inhibiting its role in folate synthesis, thus conferring sulfonamide resistance.
Drug Classsulfonamide antibiotic
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic target alteration
Classification7 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)2 ontology terms | Show
+ antibiotic resistant folP
+ confers_resistance_to_drug_class sulfonamide antibiotic [Drug Class]
Sub-Term(s)
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