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metallo-

(mĕ-tal'ō),
Metal, metallic.
[see metal]

metallo-

Prefix meaning metal, metallic.
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Evaluation of the Hodge test and the imipenem-EDTA double-disk synergy test for differentiating metallo-?-lactamase-producing isolates of Pseudomonas spp.
Phenotypic, Biochemical, and Molecular Techniques for Detection of Metallo-?-Lactamase NDM in Acinetobacter baumannii.
This new resistance mechanism dearly illustrates the ability of bacteria to accumulate resistance determinants, maintain infectivity and spread rapidly around the world.1 NDM-1 is a novel, plasmid-borne metallo- [beta] -lactamase (MBL) first isolated only in Enterobacteriaceae.
Emergence of metallo- [beta] - lactamase NDM-1-producing multidrug - resistant Escherichia coli in Australia.
Metallo- AY-lactamase-producing clinical isolates of Acinetobacter species and Pseudomonas aeruginosa from intensive care unit patients of a tertiary care hospital.
The Carbapenemases Producing Enterobacteriaceae strains were screened by the Modified Hodge Test, and Metallo- (Beta) - Lactamase production was confirmed by the EDTA combined disc test.
Only 6% were identified as Carbapenemases Producing Enterobacteriaceae and 9 (75%) of them were Metallo- (Beta) -Lactamase producing strains, while 3 (25%) contained other enzymes.
Conclusion: Metallo- (Beta) -Lactamase producing Enterobacteriaceae species are causing problems in tertiary care hospitals.
Metallo- (Beta) -Lactamases (M L) constitute the molecular class B (sub-group B1 and B2) of Ambler classification and Group 3 according to the Bush-Jacoby-Medeiros functional classification.
Most common M (Beta) L families are the Verona integron- encoded metallo- (Beta) -lactamases ( VIM), Active on Imipenem (IMP), German Imipenemase (GIM), and Sao Paulo metallo- (Beta) -lactamases (SPM), which are located within a variety of integrons, where they are incorporated as gene cassettes.
Structure of apo- and monometalated forms of NDM-1 - A highly potent carbapenem hydrolyzing metallo- (Beta) -lactamase.
Metallo- (Beta) -lactamase- producing gram-negative bacilli laboratory based surveillance in cooperation with 13 clinical laboratories in the Kinki region of Japan.