charge alteration conferring antibiotic resistance

Accession ARO:3003588
DefinitionThe loss or reduction of the net negative charge within the cell wall of gram negative bacteria is a mechanism of resistance for cationic antimicrobials that depend on the negative charge for binding to the surface.
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic target alteration
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+ antibiotic target alteration [Resistance Mechanism]
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