ARDB-Antibiotic Resistance Genes Database

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Resistance Typeqacb
Resistance Requirementqaca    
DescriptionMultidrug efflux pump from bacterial pathogen staphylococcus aureus. Including QacA and QacB, both of which confer resistance to various toxic organic cations but differ in that QacB mediates lower levels of resistance to divalent cations. They differed by seven nucleotide subsititutions.
Antibiotic Resistanceqa_compound
Found in GenusStaphylococcus
NCBI CDD129794
116304
119392
Reference1) Sidhu MS, et al. (2001) Genetic linkage between resistance to quaternary ammonium compounds and beta-lactam antibiotics in food-related Staphylococcus spp.. Microb Drug Resist 7(4):363-71 PubMed: 11822776