6. ABC Transporters and Resistance to Antibiotics

  1. Ahcène Boumendjel2,
  2. Jean Boutonnat3,4 and
  3. Jacques Robert5
  1. Serge Michalet and
  2. Marie-Geneviève Dijoux-Franca

Published Online: 15 JUN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470495131.ch6

ABC Transporters and Multidrug Resistance

ABC Transporters and Multidrug Resistance

How to Cite

Michalet, S. and Dijoux-Franca, M.-G. (2009) ABC Transporters and Resistance to Antibiotics, in ABC Transporters and Multidrug Resistance (eds A. Boumendjel, J. Boutonnat and J. Robert), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470495131.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Université de Grenoble, Grenoble, France

  2. 3

    Institut Jean Roget, Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France

  3. 4

    Hôpital Michallon de Grenoble, Grenoble, France

  4. 5

    Institut Bergonié, Université Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France

Author Information

  1. UMR Ecologie Microbienne, Centre d'Etude des Substances Naturelles, Université Lyon 1, Lyon, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUN 2009
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2009

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Drug Discovery and Development

Book Series Editors:

  1. Binghe Wang

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470227343

Online ISBN: 9780470495131

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Keywords:

  • ABC transporters and resistance to antibiotics;
  • bacterial ABC transporters responsible;
  • ABC transporter implications in antimicrobial therapeutic strategies

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • ABC-type transporters in bacteria

  • Bacterial ABC transporters responsible for antibiotic resistance

  • Implications of ABC transporters in antimicrobial therapeutic strategies

  • Conclusions

  • References