kpc

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kpc

Symbol for kiloparsec, i.e. 103 parsecs.

KPC

"Keeping parents clueless." See digispeak.
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Clonal dissemination of multilocus sequence type 11 Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase - Producing K.
The vaborbactam component of Vabomere is a non-suicidal beta-lactamase inhibitor that protects meropenem from degradation by certain serine beta-lactamases such as Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase.
Nolte, "Development and evaluation of a real-time PCR assay for detection of Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase genes," Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol.
Klebsiella Pneumoniae Carbapenemase (KPC) has been responsible for hundreds of infections, with 17 people dying, including 16 in Manchester.
Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, particularly those that produce Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC), are becoming increasingly problematic in the Chicago area, Dr.
It was designed to address gram-negative bacteria that produce new beta-lactamase enzymes that have spread in the United States and Europe, particularly the Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase enzyme.
However, clinically relevant carbapenemases belong to three of these classes, namely class A [beta]-lactamases such as Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC) and Guiana extended-spectrum carbapenemase (GES), class B metallo-[beta]-lactamases such as Verona integron-mediated metallo-[beta]-lactamase (VIM), imipenemase (IMP) and New Delhi metallo-P-lactamase (NDM), and class D [beta]-lactamases including oxacillinase (OXA) subtypes such as OXA-48.
2) The most common carbapenemase identified in the world was first described in Klebsiella pneumoniae, which is called Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC).
An outbreak of infection due to (Beta) -lactamase Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase 2-producing K.
CRE that produce Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC) have been responsible for much of the increase in the United States.
remains organisms that produce Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC).