Microbiology: An antibiotic mimics immunity Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antitubercular Agents
  • Mycobacterium tuberculosis
  • Nitroimidazoles
  • Reactive Nitrogen Species

abstract

  • Certain compounds generate reactive nitrogen intermediates in bacteria, contributing to their antimicrobial effect.

publication date

  • November 28, 2008

Research

keywords

  • Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1126/science.1167452

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1337

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 322

number

  • 5906