teixobactin [Antibiotic]

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Accession ARO:3003241
DefinitionTeixobactin is a peptide antibiotic isolated from the Gram-negative bacteria, Eleftheria terrae. It inhibits the synthesis of peptidoglycan by interacting with peptidoglycan precursor, Lipid II and Lipid III.
Drug Classpeptide antibiotic
Classification2 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)1 ontology terms | Show
+ peptide antibiotic [Drug Class]
2 ontology terms | Show
+ Lipid II targeted_by_antibiotic
+ Lipid III targeted_by_antibiotic

Ling LL, et al. 2015. Nature 517(7535): 455-459. A new antibiotic kills pathogens without detectable resistance. (PMID 25561178)