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R plasmid

R plasmid

R (resistance) plasmid

R (resistance) plasmid

The arsenical resistance operon of IncN plasmid R46

Centromere parC of plasmid R1 is curved

Molecular handcuffing of the relaxosome at the origin of conjugative transfer of the plasmid R1162

Escherichia coli low-copy-number plasmid R1 centromere parC forms a U-shaped complex with its binding protein ParR

Use of stabilized luciferase-expressing plasmids to examine in vivo-induced promoters in the Vibrio cholerae vaccine strain CVD 103-HgR

Acquisition and diffusion of bla CTX-M-9 gene by R478-IncHI2 derivative plasmids

Sequence, identification and effect on conjugation of the rmoA gene of plasmid R100-1

Mapping studies and genetic analysis of transfer genes of the multi-resistant IncHI2 plasmid, R478

Complete nucleotide sequence of a cryptic plasmid, pbaw301, from the ruminai anaerobe Ruminococcus flavefaciens R13e2

Genetic identification of two functional regions in the antitoxin of the parD killer system of plasmid R1

π Protein‐ and ATP‐dependent transitions from ‘closed’ to ‘open’ complexes at the γ ori of plasmid R6K

The complete DNA sequence and analysis of R27, a large IncHI plasmid from Salmonella typhi that is temperature sensitive for transfer

Identification of a triad of arginine residues in the active site of the ArsC arsenate reductase of plasmid R773

The VirR/VirS regulatory cascade affects transcription of plasmid-encoded putative virulence genes in Clostridium perfringens strain 13

Characterization of class 1 integrons associated with R-plasmids in clinical Aeromonas salmonicida isolates from various geographical areas

 

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An extrachromosomal DNA molecule that confers on bacteria resistance to one or more antibiotics. It consists of two components: the resistance transfer factor (RTF) required for transfer of the plasmid between bacteria, and the r-determinants (genes conferring antibiotic resistance). R plasmids were first isolated from strains of Shigella dysenteriae that showed resistance to multiple antibiotics. See Chronology, 1960, Watanabe and Fukusawa.

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