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What does PBP stand for?

PBP stands for Penicillin Binding Protein

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Samples in periodicals archive:
[beta]-lactiun antibiotics such as methicillin bind to proteins responsible for bacterial cell wall synthesis by a mechanism known as transpeptidation (peptidase enzymes also known as penicillin binding proteins, PBP); thus, if PBP is altered, the [beta]-lactam antibiotic cannot inhibit cell wall formation and the strain is rendered resistant.
aureus]" In addition to cell wall thickening, possible mechanisms could include reduction in autolysis (2,3) and in the cell wall content of penicillin binding protein 4 (PBP4) (3).
Protein elution: Penicillin binding protein (40 kDa) of ATCC 19606 was extracted using gel-elution technique.

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