Gene Symbol: cmeB
Description: multidrug efflux pump protein CmeB
Species: Campylobacter jejuni subsp. jejuni NCTC 11168

Top Publications

  1. Corcoran D, Quinn T, Cotter L, O Halloran F, Fanning S. Characterization of a cmeABC operon in a quinolone-resistant Campylobacter coli isolate of Irish origin. Microb Drug Resist. 2005;11:303-8 pubmed
    ..Our data suggest that the gyrA gene mutation is the main contributor to the high-level nalidixic acid and ciprofloxacin resistance observed in this Irish C. coli CIT-382 isolate. ..
  2. Mavri A, Smole Mozina S. Effects of efflux-pump inducers and genetic variation of the multidrug transporter cmeB in biocide resistance of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli. J Med Microbiol. 2013;62:400-11 pubmed publisher this resistance was studied on the basis of the effects of bile salts and sodium deoxycholate in Campylobacter cmeB, cmeF and cmeR mutants...
  3. Cagliero C, Cloix L, Cloeckaert A, Payot S. High genetic variation in the multidrug transporter cmeB gene in Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2006;58:168-72 pubmed publisher
    This study was conducted to examine the genetic variation occurring in the cmeB gene encoding the transporter component of the CmeABC efflux pump. ..
  4. Grinnage Pulley T, Zhang Q. Genetic Basis and Functional Consequences of Differential Expression of the CmeABC Efflux Pump in Campylobacter jejuni Isolates. PLoS ONE. 2015;10:e0131534 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, differential expression of CmeABC may facilitate Campylobacter adaptation to antibiotic treatments. ..