Recruitment of a penicillin-binding protein gene from Neisseria flavescens during the emergence of penicillin resistance in Neisseria meningitidis.
Other literature type, Article
Spratt, B G
Zhang, Q Y
Jones, D M
Brannigan, J A
Dowson, C G
- Publisher: National Academy of Sciences
Bacterial Proteins | Neisseria meningitidis | Research Article | Penicillin Resistance | MULTIDISCIPLINARY SCIENCES | Molecular Sequence Data | Hexosyltransferases | Oligonucleotide Probes | Amino Acid Sequence | Muramoylpentapeptide Carboxypeptidase | Multienzyme Complexes | Neisseria | Sequence Homology, Nucleic Acid | Science & Technology - Other Topics | Base Sequence | Peptidyl Transferases | MD Multidisciplinary | Genes, Bacterial | Carrier Proteins | Neisseria gonorrhoeae | Penicillin-Binding Proteins | Science & Technology | Acyltransferases | Penicillins
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Non-beta-lactamase-producing, penicillin-resistant strains of Neisseria meningitidis produce altered forms of penicillin-binding protein 2 that have decreased affinity for penicillin. The sequence of the penicillin-binding protein 2 gene (penA) from a penicillin-resista...