LacED specifications


Unique identifier OMICS_04927
Name LacED
Alternative name Lactamase Engineering Database
Restrictions to use None
Community driven No
Data access Browse
User data submission Allowed
Version 1.0
Maintained Yes


  • person_outline Quan Ke Thai
  • person_outline Fabian Bos

Publication for Lactamase Engineering Database

LacED citation


Genomically Informed Surveillance for Carbapenem Resistant Enterobacteriaceae in a Health Care System

PMCID: 4551976
PMID: 26220969
DOI: 10.1128/mBio.01030-15
call_split See protocol

[…] e genes were identified by BLAST against a database of resistance genes compiled from the Comprehensive Antibiotic Resistance Database (CARD), the Lahey Clinic (, and the Lactamase Engineering database ( (). The criteria used to positively call specific classes of beta-lactamases were (i) coverage of >97% query length of the putative g […]

LacED institution(s)
Institute of Technical Biochemistry, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
LacED funding source(s)
Supported by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research of Germany (VNB 04/B12) and the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (SPP1170).

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