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Resistance Typecatb4
DescriptionGroup B chloramphenicol acetyltransferase, which can inactivate chloramphenicol. Also referred to as xenobiotic acetyltransferase.
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 GenusPseudomonas
NCBI CDD100040
Reference1) Hindahl MS, et al. (1988) Characterization of a gene that regulates toxin A synthesis in Pseudomonas aeruginosa.. Nucleic Acids Res 16(12):5699 PubMed: 3133641