Binding of a vancomycin group antibiotic to a cell wall analogue from vancomycin-resistant bacteria

Robert J. Dancer*, Andrew C. Try, Gary J. Sharman, Dudley H. Williams

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Abstract

Glycopeptide antibiotics bind to bacterial cell wall peptide analogues terminating in -L-Lys-D-Ala-D-Lac in a similar manner to that of cell-wall analogues terminating in -L-Lys-D-Ala-D-Ala.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1445-1446
Number of pages2
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1996

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