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2. How do B-lactamases achieve antibiotic resistance?

  • Inactivation of enzymes
  • Modification of penicillin
  • Modification of target

3. Which type of bacteria is less likely to be effected by antibiotics?

  • Gram negative
  • Gram positive

4. What do B-lactams inhibit?

  • RNA synthesis
  • Protein synthesis
  • Cell wall synthesis
  • DNA synthesis

5. What is the term for selectively toxic agents that kill or inhibit microorganisms?

  • Antibiotics
  • Bacteriostatics
  • Bactericidals

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