Enzymatic inactivation of residual gentamicin after membrane filtration.

  • Jules Blank
  • Published 1983 in Applied and environmental microbiology
RESIDUAL GENTAMICIN ON A MILLIPORE MEMBRANE WAS INACTIVATED BY MODIFICATION WITH TWO DIFFERENT ENZYMES: gentamicin adenylyltransferase and 3-N-acetyltransferase. Both modifications allowed the growth of susceptible strains of Escherichia coli and Bacillus subtilis.