aminoglycoside N(6')-acetyltransferasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> The antibiotic kanamycin, gentamicin, tobramycin, and neomycin can act as an acceptor; has to be 6'-acetyltransferase

Registry number: EC 2.3.1.82

Synonyms: amikacin acetyltransferase, aminoglycoside-6'-n-acetyltransferase, gentamicin 6'-acetyltransferase, 6' gat gene product, aac(6')

(26 Jun 1999)