Godoy P1, Molina-Henares AJ, de la Torre J, Duque E, Ramos JL.
Microb Biotechnol. 2010 Nov;3(6):691-700. doi: 10.1111/j.1751-7915.2010.00189.x.We have developed a generalized profile that identifies members of the root-nodulation-cell-division (RND) family of efflux pumps and classifies them into four functional subfamilies. According to Z-score values, efflux pumps can be grouped by their metabolic function, thus making it possible to distinguish pumps involved in antibiotic resistance (group 1) from those involved in metal resistance (group 3). Read More