Mechanisms of Probiotics
Bacteriology

How do Probiotics work?

Probiotics are live microorganisms that are supposed to have health benefits when consumed or applied to the body in adequate amounts. Scientific evidence suggests that specific strains of probiotic microorganisms confer health benefits on the […]

Ambler classification of beta-lactamases
Antimicrobial Resistance

ESBL and Classification of β-lactamases

Last updated on June 21st, 2021ESBL stands for extended-spectrum beta-lactamases, i.e. a group of enzymes produced by both Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria which can hydrolyze all β- lactam agents except carbapenems and cephamycins. ESBLs belong […]