Sed beta-lactamase [AMR Gene Family]

Accession ARO:3004193
DefinitionSed beta-lactamases are Class A beta-lactamases that are capable of hydrolyzing benzypenicillin, cephalothin, and cloxacillin.
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

Rogers MB, et al. 1994. J Bacteriol 176(14): 4376-4384. Insertional activation of cepA leads to high-level beta-lactamase expression in Bacteroides fragilis clinical isolates. (PMID 7517394)