BacMet: antibacterial biocide and metal resistance genes database

  title={BacMet: antibacterial biocide and metal resistance genes database},
  author={Chandan Pal and Johan Bengtsson-Palme and Christopher Rensing and Erik Kristiansson and D. G. Joakim Larsson},
  booktitle={Nucleic Acids Research},
Antibiotic resistance has become a major human health concern due to widespread use, misuse and overuse of antibiotics. In addition to antibiotics, antibacterial biocides and metals can contribute to the development and maintenance of antibiotic resistance in bacterial communities through co-selection. Information on metal and biocide resistance genes, including their sequences and molecular functions, is, however, scattered. Here, we introduce BacMet (… CONTINUE READING
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  • D. A. Benson, M. Cavanaugh, +4 authors E. W. Sayers
  • Nucleic Acids Res .
  • 2013

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