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Aminoglycoside efflux pumps

Active extrusion of aminoglycoside antibiotics occurs via the resistance-nodulation-division family of transporters. These have been described in Escherichia coli for the drugs amikacin, gentamicin, neomycin, kanamycin, and tobramycin.

References

  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10692383

Other Mechanisms in Aminoglycosides

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