ARDB-Antibiotic Resistance Genes Database

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Antibioticmethicillin
DescriptionOne of the PENICILLINS which is resistant to penicillinase but susceptible to a penicillin-binding protein. It is inactivated by gastric acid so administered by injection.
Resistance TypeType: mecr1
Description: Methicillin-resistance regulatory protein for mecA
Resistance: methicillin  
Database LinksChEBI ID: CHEBI: 52060