Other questions in this quiz

2. How does vancomycin resistance occur?

  • Immunity & bypass
  • Target modification
  • Inactivation of proteins
  • Efflux

3. What do B-lactams inhibit?

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

4. How do B-lactamases achieve antibiotic resistance?

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

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

  • Antibiotics
  • Bacteriostatics
  • Bactericidals


No comments have yet been made

Similar Biology resources:

See all Biology resources »See all Microbiology resources »