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glycopeptides

cell wall synthesis inhibition

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lipopeptides

cell wall synthesis inhibition

3

aminoglycosides

binds to 30s

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macrolides

binds to 50s

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lincosamides

binds to 50s

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tetracyclines

binds to 30s

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glycylcyclines

binds to 30s

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fluroquinolones

inhibits DNA gyrase and topoisomerase

9

anti-folates

inhibit enzymes in the folate pathways

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nitroimidazoles

inhibit DNA synthesis

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oxazolidinones

bind 50s

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rifampin

binds RNA pol

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isoniazid

inhibits mycolic acid synthesis

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pyrazinamide

inhibits mycolic acid synthesis

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ethambutol

inhibits polymerization of arabinoglycan in mycobacterial wall

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penicillins

cell wall synthesis inhibitors

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carbapenems

cell wall synthesis inhibitors

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cephalosporins

cell wall synthesis inhibitor