pyrazinamide [Drug Class]

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Accession ARO:3003413
DefinitionPyrazinamide is an Antimycobacterial. It is highly specific and active only against Mycobacterium tuberculosis. This compound is a prodrug and needs to be activated inside the cell. It interferes with the bacterium's ability to synthesize new fatty acids, causing cell death.
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+ Mycobacterium tuberculosis pncA mutations conferring resistance to pyrazinamide confers_resistance_to_antibiotic
+ determinant of pyrazinamide resistance confers_resistance_to_antibiotic
+ Mycobacterium tuberculosis rpsA mutations conferring resistance to Pyrazinamide confers_resistance_to_antibiotic
+ pyrazinamide resistant pncA [AMR Gene Family] confers_resistance_to_drug_class
+ pyrazinamide resistant rpsA [AMR Gene Family] confers_resistance_to_drug_class