METALLO-β-LACTAMASE (MBL)

June 25, 2021 Microbiology 0

Metallo-beta-lactamases (MBLs) are beta-lactamases produced by pathogenic bacteria, and which hydrolyzes the carbapenems (e.g. imipenem, meropenem, and ertapenem) and render the antibiotics ineffective for treatment. […]