PBP2

AcronymDefinition
PBP2Penicillin-Binding Protein 2
PBP2Polymerase Basic Protein 2 (virology)
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Although there was no further evidence of the A8806 ceftriaxone-resistant strain, the detection of mosaic PBP2 strains in the Northern Territory, particularly among Aboriginal patients, is alarming.
Peptide sequences of PBP 40 kDa obtained from MALDI-PMF using MASCOT showing similarity with PBP2 of Clorobium tepidium Peptide molecular weight (>Da) Sequence 950.
The probability of being in or exceeding a damage state for typologies PB1, PB2, PBP1 and PBP2 are given in Figures 6, 7, 8, and 9.
meningitidis, polymorphisms within the gene encoding PBP2, also known as penA, are associated with a reduced affinity, and thus a decrease in susceptibility, to penicillin.
This gene, the mecA gene, codes for a variant of the PBP2 penicillin-binding protein.
Sequence analysis of the penA gene, which encodes penicillin-binding protein 2 (PBP2), identified a nonmosaic PBP2 IX allele.
In Escherichia coli, ceftobiprole exhibited strong binding to the essential PBPs, PBP2 and PBP3.
Since the naming of the mosaic PBP2 associated with decreased susceptibilities to oral cephalosporins as pattern X (6), various PBP2 mosaic structures have been discovered.
14) Penicillin resistance is attributed to the presence of PBP2 a.
In addition, a PBP2 slide latex agglutination test (Oxoid, Haarlem, Netherlands) was positive for all three isolates.