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beta-Lactam Resistance

"beta-Lactam Resistance" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Nonsusceptibility of bacteria to the action of the beta-lactam antibiotics. Mechanisms responsible for beta-lactam resistance may be degradation of antibiotics by BETA-LACTAMASES, failure of antibiotics to penetrate, or low-affinity binding of antibiotics to targets.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "beta-Lactam Resistance" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "beta-Lactam Resistance" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 81 publications over 21 distinct years, with a maximum of 10 publications in 2014 and 2015
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.