Penicillin-binding proteins and the mechanism of action of beta-lactam antibiotics

Annu Rev Biochem. 1983;52:825-69. doi: 10.1146/annurev.bi.52.070183.004141.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / toxicity*
  • Bacteria / drug effects
  • Bacteria / metabolism*
  • Bacterial Proteins*
  • Binding Sites
  • Carboxypeptidases / metabolism
  • Carrier Proteins / isolation & purification
  • Carrier Proteins / metabolism*
  • Cell Membrane / metabolism
  • Cell Wall / metabolism
  • Escherichia coli / drug effects
  • Escherichia coli / metabolism
  • Hexosyltransferases*
  • Muramoylpentapeptide Carboxypeptidase*
  • Penicillin-Binding Proteins
  • Penicillins / metabolism*
  • Peptidyl Transferases*
  • beta-Lactams

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Bacterial Proteins
  • Carrier Proteins
  • Penicillin-Binding Proteins
  • Penicillins
  • beta-Lactams
  • Peptidyl Transferases
  • Hexosyltransferases
  • Carboxypeptidases
  • alanine carboxypeptidase
  • Muramoylpentapeptide Carboxypeptidase