TITLE

beta-lactam antibiotics

AUTHOR(S)
Peters, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p97
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for "beta-lactam antibiotics" is presented. It refers to a group of antibiotic drugs such as penicillins and the cephalosporins. These drugs work by altering chemical activity in bacteria thereby killing them.
ACCESSION #
43995787

 

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