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Microbial Degradation of Fluoroquinolone Antimicrobial Agents

Investigators
Sutherland, John
Institutions
DHHS/FDA - National Center for Toxicological Research
Objective
Identify microorganisms that either completely degrade fluoroquinolones or modify the fluoroquinolone molecule so as to reduce its toxicity to bacteria.
More information
Responsible Division: Microbiology
Collaborating Division: Biochemical Toxicology
Funding Source
Nat'l. Center For Toxicological Research
Project number
E0722701
Categories
Sanitation and Quality Standards
Natural Toxins
Parasites
Viruses and Prions
Bacterial Pathogens
Chemical Contaminants