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Resistance Typecata2
DescriptionGroup A chloramphenicol acetyltransferase, which can inactivate chloramphenicol.
Antibiotic Resistancechloramphenicol
Gene Ontology (GO)Molecular Function
chloramphenicol O-acetyltransferase activity [GO:0008811]


Biological Process
chloramphenicol resistance [AR:0000002]
drug enzymatic destruction [AR:0001004]
Found in GenusAeromonas
Enterobacter
Escherichia
Haemophilus
Klebsiella
Photobacterium
Salmonella
Vibrio
NCBI CDD141349
Reference1) Murray IA, et al. (1990) Nucleotide sequences of genes encoding the type II chloramphenicol acetyltransferases of Escherichia coli and Haemophilus influenzae, which are sensitive to inhibition by thiol-reactive reagents.. Biochem J 272(2):505-10 PubMed: 2268278