beta-lactamase definition

  • noun:
    • See penicillinase.
    • An enzyme made by particular bacteria, in charge of their opposition to beta-lactam antibiotics such as penicillin.
    • chemical made by particular germs that inactivates penicillin and leads to weight to this antibiotic drug

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