RCP beta-lactamase [AMR Gene Family]

Accession ARO:3004235
DefinitionA family of class A beta-lactamases that have been discovered in the Rhodobacter genus.
Drug Classpenam
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic inactivation
Classification10 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)2 ontology terms | Show
+ confers_resistance_to_drug_class penam [Drug Class]
+ class A beta-lactamase
1 ontology terms | Show

Baumann M, et al. 1989. J. Bacteriol. 171(1):308-13 Susceptibility of Rhodobacter sphaeroides to beta-lactam antibiotics: isolation and characterization of a periplasmic beta-lactamase (cephalosporinase). (PMID 2783689)

Campbell JI, et al. 1989. Biochem J 260(3): 803-812. The phototrophic bacterium Rhodopseudomonas capsulata sp108 encodes an indigenous class A beta-lactamase. (PMID 2788410)