Hwa, W.E.; Subramaniam, G.; Mansor, M.; Yan, O.S.; Anbazhagan, D.; Devi, S.S. (2010) Iron regulated outer membrane proteins (IROMPs) as potential targets against carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter spp. isolated from a Medical Centre in Malaysia. The Indian journal of medical research, 131. pp. 578-83. ISSN 0971-5916Full text not available from this repository.
In this study, a 29-kDa OMP has been identified to be the major outer membrane protein in A. baumannii / calcoaceticus and loss of this porin and overexpression of IROMPs have contributed to carbapenem resistance. Polyclonal antibodies raised against IROMPs may have a role in antimicrobial therapy in these isolates.
|Journal or Publication Title:||The Indian journal of medical research|
|Additional Information:||Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University Malaya Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Acinetobacter baumannii/drug effects|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine|
|Depositing User:||Mr. Faizal Hamzah|
|Date Deposited:||17 May 2011 10:04|
|Last Modified:||17 May 2011 10:04|
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