Some articles on resistance genes, genes, resistance:
... Three resistance genes have been cloned bls (an acetyl transferase) from Streptoverticillum sp ... bsr (a blasticidin-S deaminase) from Bacillus cereus (other bsr genes are known as well, see listings in Genbank) BSD (another deaminase) from Aspergillus terreus bsr and ... The proteins produced from these genes enable the cells carrying them to produce protein in the presence of blasticidin ...
... The emergence of resistance of bacteria to antibacterial drugs is a common phenomenon ... Emergence of resistance often reflects evolutionary processes that take place during antibacterial drug therapy ... within whole bacterial populations for strains having previously acquired antibacterial-resistance genes was demonstrated in 1943 by the Luria–Delbrück experiment ...
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