determinant of oxazolidinone resistance

Accession ARO:3003747
DefinitionEnzymes, other proteins or other gene products shown clinically to confer resistance to oxazolidinone (ie., linezolid) antibiotics.
Drug Classoxazolidinone antibiotic
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Parent Term(s)2 ontology terms | Show
+ determinant of antibiotic resistance
+ confers_resistance_to_drug_class oxazolidinone antibiotic [Drug Class]
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Wang Y, et al. 2015. J. Antimicrob. Chemother. 70(8):2182-90 A novel gene, optrA, that confers transferable resistance to oxazolidinones and phenicols and its presence in Enterococcus faecalis and Enterococcus faecium of human and animal origin. (PMID 25977397)