ARDB-Antibiotic Resistance Genes Database

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Resistance Typebl2a_kcc
DescriptionClass A beta-lactamase. This enzyme breaks the beta-lactam antibiotic ring open and deactivates the molecule's antibacterial properites.
Antibiotic Resistancepenicillin
Gene Ontology (GO)Molecular Function
beta-lactamase activity [GO:0008800]


Biological Process
beta lactam resistance [AR:0000048]
drug enzymatic destruction [AR:0001004]
Found in GenusStreptomyces
NCBI CDD141062
Reference1) Ogawara H, et al. (1993) Sequence of a gene encoding beta-lactamase from Streptomyces cellulosae.. Gene 124(1):111-4 PubMed: 7916705