Gene Symbol: pMUR050_023
Species: Escherichia coli
Noguchi N, Emura A, Matsuyama H, O Hara K, Sasatsu M, Kono M. Nucleotide sequence and characterization of erythromycin resistance determinant that encodes macrolide 2'-phosphotransferase I in Escherichia coli. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1995;39:2359-63 pubmed
Perreten V, Boerlin P. A new sulfonamide resistance gene (sul3) in Escherichia coli is widespread in the pig population of Switzerland. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2003;47:1169-72 pubmed
..coli. Two copies of the insertion element IS15Delta/26 flanked the region containing sul3. The sul3 gene was detected in one-third of the sulfonamide-resistant pathogenic E. coli isolates from pigs in Switzerland...
Woodford N, Ward M, Kaufmann M, Turton J, Fagan E, James D, et al
. Community and hospital spread of Escherichia coli producing CTX-M extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in the UK. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2004;54:735-43 pubmed publisher
..Because of the public health implications, including for the treatment of community-acquired urinary tract infections, the spread of these strains--and CTX-M-15 beta-lactamase in particular--merits close monitoring...
Gangoue Pieboji J, Miriagou V, Vourli S, Tzelepi E, Ngassam P, Tzouvelekis L. Emergence of CTX-M-15-producing enterobacteria in Cameroon and characterization of a blaCTX-M-15-carrying element. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2005;49:441-3 pubmed publisher
..A truncated form of this element in the second plasmid was identified...