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1

Antibiotics may kill or inhibit bacteria by ________ (List main 3)

Inhibit - cell wall synthesis, protein synthesis, nucleic acid synthesis

2

Bactericidal acronym

very proficient at many cell murders

Vancomycin penicillins aminoglycoside macrolides cephalosporins metranidazole

3

Bacteriostatic acronym

ECSTaTC

erythromycins chloramphenicol sulfoamides tetracycline TPM clindamycin

4

2 antibiotics - cell wall

beta-lactam (penicillin, cephalosporins), glycopeptide (vancomycin, teicoplanin)

5

4 antibiotic - protein synthesis

Cyclic lipopeptide
Oxazolidones
Macrolides
Aminoglycosides

6

4 antibiotic - nucleic acid synthesis

TPM, Sulphamethoxazole, Fluoroquinolones, quinolones

7

Acquired resistance/genes can be carried _______

plasmids or on transposons