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Molecular genetics of drug resistance

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Published by Harwood Academic in Amsterdam, the Netherlands .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug resistance.,
  • Molecular genetics.,
  • Drug Resistance -- genetics.,
  • Pharmacogenetics.,
  • Genetics, Medical.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by John D. Hayes and C. Roland Wolf.
    SeriesModern genetics,, v. 3
    ContributionsHayes, J. D., Wolf, C. Roland.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM301.3.G45 M65 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 412 p. :
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL138520M
    ISBN 109057021676
    LC Control Number99521820
    OCLC/WorldCa38417470

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    Single devices to do the assay from beginning to end are now available. The authors showed that although artemisinin resistance was probably not the result of a single originating event, either geographically or temporally, a clinical slow parasite clearance rate was strongly associated with a selective sweep on chromosome Laboratory Information Management Systems help by tracking these processes. This acronym refers to the names of the pathogens Enterococcus faecium, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Acinetobacter baumannii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Enterobacter spp. Although the origin of the NDM carbapenemase is not completely known, many patients infected with NDM-containing strains have travel histories involving hospitalizations in India or surrounding countries.

    Subsequent work by Ariey [ 36 ] would eventually show that the window was slightly too narrow, potentially because genotyping markers were too sparse in the region or alternatively because a genotyping marker was in a polymorphic sequence tract, which could distort the boundaries of a selective sweep. The cells may be transformed using a gene for antibiotic resistance or a fluorescent reporter so that the mutants with the desired phenotype are selected from the non-mutants. For example, because cell-free nucleic acids exist in human plasmaa simple blood sample can be enough to sample genetic information from tumours, transplants or an unborn fetus. These models range from insects, with Galleria mellonella as gold standard, to single cell hosts such as eggs or amoeba, through vertebrate models such as zebrafish.


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Instead of cloning out and genotyping the recombinant progeny lines, selection was applied in bulk and the relative proportion of different markers for each of the two parent lines was determined by pyrosequencing, using a method called linkage group selection [ 28 ].

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Not shown: target overproduction, target mimicry, and enzymatic bypass. This protein binds fluoroquinolones, sequestering them and keeping them from binding to DNA, providing M. Unfortunately, soon after the introduction of methicillin to clinical practice, methicillin-resistant strains of S.

Methicillin-resistant S. As of [update]twelve US states require molecular pathologists to be licensed; several boards such as the American Board of Medical Genetics and the American Board of Pathology certify technologists, supervisors, and laboratory directors.

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