macrolide antibiotic


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macrolide antibiotic

[′mak·rə‚līd ‚ant·i‚bī′äd·ik]
(microbiology)
A basic antibiotic characterized by a macrocyclic ring structure.
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The flagship test from SpeeDx, ResistancePlus MG - detecting the sexually transmitted infection Mycoplasma genitalium, also known as Mgen or MG, and genetic markers linked to macrolide antibiotic resistance is currently in clinical trials in preparation for submission to the US Federal Drug Administration later this year.
The methods entail administering ARIKAYCE to the patient in combination with a macrolide antibiotic and ethambutol.
Tilmicosin is a macrolide antibiotic prepared by chemical alteration of desmycosin and interferes with bacterial protein synthesis (Yazar et al.
(11) One school of thought is that syndromic management of non-gonococcal urethritis using macrolide antibiotic treatments causes strains containing macrolide mutations to predominate, resulting in dmg resistance.
Summary: Clarithromycin is a macrolide antibiotic effective against bacteria by interfering their protein synthesis.
Erythromycin is a macrolide antibiotic produced by Saccharopolyspora erythraea.
The investigators showed further that the macrolide antibiotic clarithromycin, a negative allosteric modulator of GABA-A receptors, reduced sleepiness in patients with central hypersomnolence syndromes in a randomized, double-blind, crossover trial (Ann Neurol.
"I am the President, CEO and Founder of Cempra, founded in 2006 and a public company 9NASDAQ) since 2012.At Cempra we have taken a macrolide antibiotic from lead selection to the NDA I have had a history of antibiotic development and have worked in Pharma since 1980." - Dr Prabhavathi Fernandes
Taken together, the researchers say the more pronounced effects of tylosin on weight gain and microbiome disruption are especially worrisome, given the increasing popularity of macrolide antibiotic prescriptions for children.
Suppressive activity of a macrolide antibiotic, roxithromycin, on pro-inflammatory cytokine production in vitro and in vivo.
Madam, Azithromycin is a broad spectrum macrolide antibiotic that is widely used to treat bacterial infections.
The complete structure of the polyene macrolide antibiotic Nystatin A1.