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Clorobiocin


ACCESSION NB: DB03966 (EXPT00847)


TYPE: small molecule


GROUP: experimental


DESCRIPTION:
Clorobiocin is an aminocoumarin antibiotic, similar to novobiocin and coumermycin A1.

VOLUME OF DISTRIBUTION: Not Available

CATEGORIES:
Enzyme Inhibitors Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors Antibacterial Agents

ABSORPTION: Not Available

INDICATION:
Not Available

PHARMACODYNAMICS:
Not Available

MECHANISM OF ACTION:
Novobiocin, coumermycin A1, and clorobiocin, structurally related compounds that antagonize the B subunit of the essential bacterial enzyme DNA gyrase.

PROTEIN BINDING:
Not Available

TOXICITY:
Not Available

AFECTED ORGANISMS:
Enteric bacteria and other eubacteria