undecaprenyl pyrophosphate related proteins [AMR Gene Family]

Accession ARO:3003398
DefinitionUndecaprenyl phosphate is a universal lipid carrier of glycan biosynthetic intermediates for carbohydrate polymers that are exported to the bacterial cell envelope. Antibiotics that targets this compound or proteins associated with the production of this compound leads to cell death.
Drug Classpeptide antibiotic
Resistance Mechanismantibiotic target alteration
Classification8 ontology terms | Show
Parent Term(s)3 ontology terms | Show
2 ontology terms | Show
+ bacA
+ bcrC

Tatar LD, et al. 2007. Microbiology 153(PT 8): 2518-2529. An Escherichia coli undecaprenyl-pyrophosphate phosphatase implicated in undecaprenyl phosphate recycling. (PMID 17660416)