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What is the 'target' of beta-lactam antibiotics

Cell wall synthesis

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What is the 'target' of glycopeptides

Inhibit cell wall synthesis

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What is the 'target' of aminoglycosides

Inhibit protein synthesis

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What is the 'target' of fluoroquinolones

Inhibit DNA synthesis

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What is the 'target' of polymyxin

Cell membrane toxin

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What is the 'target' of Sulfonamides

Inhibit folate metabolism

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What is the 'target' of Nitroimidazoles

Inhibit DNA synthesis

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What is the 'target' of tetracyclines

Inhibit protein synthesis

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What is the 'target' of Diaminopyrimidines

Inhibit folate metabolism

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What is the 'target' of Rifamycin

Inhibit RNA synthesis

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What is the 'target' of chloramphenicol

Inhibit protein synthesis

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What is the 'target' of Oxazolidinones

Inhibit protein synthesis