diarylquinoline antibiotic [Drug Class]

Accession ARO:3004491
DefinitionA class of antibiotics used to treat specifically Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection; therefore, referred to as an antimycobacterial. Diarylquinoline antibiotics inhibit ATP synthesis in tuberculosis cells by disruption of mycobacterial ATP synthase.
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+ bedaquiline [Antibiotic]

Deoghare S, et al. . Indian J Pharmacol 45(5):536-7 Bedaquiline: a new drug approved for treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. (PMID 24130398)