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Cationic antimicrobial peptide efflux pumps

Efflux pumps are a common mechanism for resistance to antimicrobial substances; for the drug to be effective, it must reach its target within the bacterial cell. Efflux pumps prevent this usually through active transport. The RosA/B genes have been identified as acting on the cationic antimicrobial peptides.


Other Mechanisms in Cationic antimicrobial peptides



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