cfr(D) Group

Accession ARO:3005020
DefinitionThe cfr(D) group are cfr(D) genes found in Enterococcus faecium that confer resistance to vancomycin, teicoplanin and linezolid.
AMR Gene FamilyCfr 23S ribosomal RNA methyltransferase
Drug Classphenicol antibiotic, lincosamide antibiotic, oxazolidinone antibiotic, streptogramin antibiotic
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic target alteration
Classification14 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)1 ontology terms | Show
1 ontology terms | Show

Guerin F, et al. 2020. J. Antimicrob. Chemother. : Molecular and functional analysis of the novel cfr(D) linezolid resistance gene identified in Enterococcus faecium. (PMID 32277823)

Stojković V, et al. 2019. Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 64(1): cfr(B), cfr(C), and a New cfr-Like Gene, cfr(E), in Clostridium difficile Strains Recovered across Latin America. (PMID 31685464)