• Hartwick College (2017)

  • Plant and Microbial Biosciences

  • Gautam Dantas, Ph.D.

  • Microbial ecology and antibiotic resistance

  • kevin.blake@wustl.edu

Research

Tetracycline destructases are a class of tetracycline-inactivating enzyme that have been identified in numerous environmental metagenomes, but with limited occurrence in pathogens or clinical isolates. Proactive study of these resistance genes before they become of clinical concern will allow for mitigation of the threat they pose.

Graduate Publications:

Blake KS, Choi J, Dantas G. 2021 Approaches for characterizing and tracking hospital-associated multidrug-resistant bacteria. Cell Mol Life Sci, 78(6):2585-06.

Last Updated: 4/10/2019 10:46:34 PM

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