pentaglycyl bridge

Accession ARO:3000726
DefinitionThe pentaglycyl bridge is part of Gram-positive peptidoglycan, allowing the formation of a thick and rigid cell wall.
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+ targeted_by_antibiotic oritavancin [Antibiotic]
+ cell wall component targeted by antibiotic

Kim SJ, et al. 2008. J Mol Biol 377(1): 281-293. Oritavancin exhibits dual mode of action to inhibit cell-wall biosynthesis in Staphylococcus aureus. (PMID 18258256)