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Unformatted text preview: overcomes action of AMA d. R-factors (resistant genes) in plasmids transferred to bacterial cells by conjugation, transformation, transduction F. Avoid disadvantages by: 1. Avoiding indiscriminate use of AMA 2. Maintain proper levels 3. For sufficient (prescribed) length of time 4. Use a combination of 2 or more AMA when resistance develops - synergistic effect 5. Do antibiotic sensitivity test to determine the most effective AMA...
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This note was uploaded on 01/23/2012 for the course MCB MCB2010 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '09 term at Broward College.
- Fall '09