Genomes and Genes
Gene Symbol: tetA
Description: class A tetracycline resistance protein
Species: Laribacter hongkongensis
- Distribution and molecular characterization of tetracycline resistance in Laribacter hongkongensisSusanna K P Lau
State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
J Antimicrob Chemother 61:488-97. 2008..Laribacter hongkongensis is a newly discovered bacterium associated with gastroenteritis and found in freshwater fish. Although isolates resistant to tetracycline have been described, their resistance mechanisms have not been studied...