TITLE

Telithromycin: A Viewpoint by Arthur L. Barry

AUTHOR(S)
Barry, A.L.
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Drugs;Apr2001, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p830
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on telithromycin, a compound of antibacterial agent called ketolides, indicated for treating infections. Comparison between macrolides and ketolides; Information on erythromycin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae strains; Mechanisms of resistance that can result in different levels of resistance to macrolides and lincosamides.
ACCESSION #
4727137

 

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