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The clinical significance of this is discussed below. The molecular basis of extended spectrum beta-lactamases is most often mutation in the genes encoding the common plasmid-mediated SHV-1, TEM-1 and TEM-2 beta-lactamases 124.
The resulting amino acid changes lead to alteration in the active site of these enzymes, thus expanding their spectrum of activity 204.
The name "CTX" is an abbreviation for cefotaximase. This reflects the potent hydrolytic activity of these beta-lactamases against cefotaxime. Aztreonam MICs are variable.
CTX-M-type beta-lactamases hydrolyze cefepime with high efficiency 269. Cephamycins and carbapenems are not appreciably affected.
Tazobactam exhibits an almost 10-fold greater inhibitory activity than clavulanic acid against CTX-M-type beta-lactamases 42.
Strains with plasmid-mediated AmpC beta-lactamases are consistently resistant to aminopenicillins ampicillin or amoxicillin, carboxypenicillins carbenicillin or ticarcillin and ureidopenicillins piperacillin.
Additionally, outer membrane protein analysis revealed a decrease in the quantity of a minor 45 kD outer membrane protein. Cephamycin resistance can occur, in the absence of AmpC beta-lactamases, due to the loss of outer membrane porins mediating permeability to cefoxitin 191.
By definition, ESBLs are inhibited to beta-lactamase inhibitors such as clavulanate. AmpC producing strains are not inhibited by beta-lactamase inhibitors. However, carbapenem resistant strains have now been reported.
As noted above, neither ESBLs nor plasmid-mediated AmpC beta-lactamases are capable of hydrolyzing carbapenems to any great degree. A second documented mechanism for carbapenem resistance is the presence of a beta-lactamase capable of hydrolysis of carbapenems.
Worryingly, such carbapenemases have been found to be plasmid-mediated. Two types of carbapenemases have thus far been detected. The first are Bush-Jacoby-Medeiros group 3 enzymes.
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