CME beta-lactamase [AMR Gene Family]

Accession ARO:3004774
DefinitionCME is a class A beta-lactamase gene family belonging to Chryseobacterium meningosepticum.
Drug Classpenam
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic inactivation
Classification10 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)2 ontology terms | Show
+ class A beta-lactamase
+ confers_resistance_to_drug_class penam [Drug Class]
2 ontology terms | Show

Rossolini GM, et al. 1999. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 43(9):2193-9 Cloning of a Chryseobacterium (Flavobacterium) meningosepticum chromosomal gene (blaA(CME)) encoding an extended-spectrum class A beta-lactamase related to the Bacteroides cephalosporinases and the VEB-1 and PER beta-lactamases. (PMID 10471563)