antibiotic-resistant emb arabinosyltransferase

Accession ARO:3005005
DefinitionKnown antibiotic-resistant variants of emb arabinosyltransferases, primarily in Mycobacterium and conferring resistance to ethambutol through point mutation.
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic target alteration
Classification5 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)1 ontology terms | Show
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+ ethambutol resistant embA [AMR Gene Family]
+ ethambutol resistant embR [AMR Gene Family]
+ ethambutol resistant embC [AMR Gene Family]
+ ethambutol resistant embB [AMR Gene Family]

Amin AG, et al. 2008. Microbiology 154(PT 1): 240-248. EmbA is an essential arabinosyltransferase in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. (PMID 18174142)