Lactams

Known as: Lactams [Chemical/Ingredient], lactam 
Cyclic AMIDES formed from aminocarboxylic acids by the elimination of water. Lactims are the enol forms of lactams.
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2009
Review
2009
From early this decade, Enterobacteriaceae that produce Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemases (KPC) were reported in the USA and… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
A Swedish patient of Indian origin traveled to New Delhi, India, and acquired a urinary tract infection caused by a carbapenem… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
The increasing trend of carbapenem resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii worldwide is a concern since it limits drastically the… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Oxacillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (ORSA) is a virulent pathogen responsible for both health care-associated and community… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
Time above MIC for free drug concentrations is the important PK-PD parameter correlating with the efficacy of beta-lactam… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Compared to MICs (more than 800 microg/ml) of (-)-epigallocatechin gallate (EGCg) against Escherchia coli, MICs of EGCg against… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Considerable information on the pharmacodynamics of beta-lactams has accumulated in the past 20 years. In vitro, beta-lactams… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
We applied PCR to the rapid detection of the metallo-beta-lactamase gene, blaIMP, in clinically isolated gram-negative rods. A… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
A classification scheme for b-lactamases based on functional characteristics is presented. Three major groups of enzymes are… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Before 1985 at the Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital in Paris (2,400 beds), resistance to cefotaxime in clinical isolates of… (More)
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