BlaA beta-lactamase [AMR Gene Family]

Accession ARO:3004190
DefinitionBlaA beta-lactamases are Class A beta-lactamases first identified in Yersinia enterocolitica and have the ability to hydrolize penicilins and cephalosporins.
Drug Classpenam, cephalosporin
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic inactivation
Classification11 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)3 ontology terms | Show
+ class A beta-lactamase
+ confers_resistance_to_drug_class penam [Drug Class]
+ confers_resistance_to_drug_class cephalosporin [Drug Class]
1 ontology terms | Show

Sharma S, et al. 2006. FEMS Microbiol Lett 257(2): 319-327. Molecular characterization of beta-lactamase genes blaA and blaB of Yersinia enterocolitica biovar 1A. (PMID 16553870)

Kaniga K, et al. 1991. Gene 109(1):137-41 A wide-host-range suicide vector for improving reverse genetics in gram-negative bacteria: inactivation of the blaA gene of Yersinia enterocolitica. (PMID 1756974)

Cheung TK, et al. 2002. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 46(4):1132-5 Cloning and expression of class A beta-lactamase gene blaA(BPS) in Burkholderia pseudomallei. (PMID 11897607)

Cornelis G, et al. 1975. J. Gen. Microbiol. 87(2):273-84 Beta-lactamases from Yersinia enterocolitica. (PMID 237976)