knocking out antibiotivs

SParker eparker at aros.net
Sat Nov 21 03:11:56 EST 1998


What do you mean by "knocked out"?  Destroyed enzymatically?  Rendered
useless in clinical situations?  Loss of production ability?


John R. McQuiston wrote in message <731ve4$8qo4 at cdc4.cdc.gov>...
>Try being a little more specific. Why? What gene? What Bacteria?....
>In a known bacteria that has a known antibiotic resistance gene it's easy.
In
>a wild type/ environmental strain that's a completely different story.
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>John R. McQuiston
>Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases
>Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
>Atlanta, GA
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>In article <3653FD70.58E9BF3D at wdt.de>, kuehl at wdt.de says...
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>>Hello !
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>>Does anyone know, how Penicillinase - resistant antibiotics could be
>>knocked out ?
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>>Thanks for every hint.
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