ARDB-Antibiotic Resistance Genes Database

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Antibioticceftazidime
DescriptionSemisynthetic, broad-spectrum antibacterial derived from CEPHALORIDINE and used especially for Pseudomonas and other gram-negative infections in debilitated patients.
Action Targetpenicillin binding protein 3 (PBP3), cell wall synthesis inhibitor
SynonymsCeptaz   Fortaz   CAZ   Ceftazidime
Resistance TypeType: bl1_cmy2
Description: Class C beta-lactamase. This enzyme breaks the beta-lactam antibiotic ring open and deactivates the molecule's antibacterial properites.
Resistance: carbapenem  cefoxitin  ceftazidime  ceftriaxone  cephalosporin  cephamycin  
Resistance TypeType: bl2be_ctxm
Description: Class A beta-lactamase. This enzyme breaks the beta-lactam antibiotic ring open and deactivates the molecule's antibacterial properites.
Resistance: ceftazidime  cephalosporin_i  cephalosporin_ii  cephalosporin_iii  monobactam  penicillin  
Database LinksKEGG DRUG: D07654