• Question: do the cyanobacteria have any antibiotic resistant genes?

    Asked by rachelhunter to Cyanobacterium on 10 Nov 2017.
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      Cyanobacterium answered on 10 Nov 2017:

      Good questions. Research to date suggest that cyanobacteria can be resistant to some antibiotics but the mechanisms are not well understood yet. One explanation could be antibiotic resistant genes.