Accession ARO:3000687
Synonym(s)bambermycin Flavomycin Flavophospholipol
DefinitionMoemomycin antibiotics are phosphoglycolipids that contain a 3-phosphoglyceric acid, often used as a mixture. They inhibit petidoglycan glycosyltransferases to prevent bacterial cell wall biosynthesis.
Drug Classpeptide antibiotic
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+ moenomycin A1 [Antibiotic]

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Taylor JG, et al. 2006. J Am Chem Soc 128(47): 15084-15085. The total synthesis of moenomycin A. (PMID 17117848)