Folic Acid Inhibitors

  • 06-01-2016
  • 02:08
  • Antibiotics

Folic Acid Inhibitors

Dihydropteroate enzyme catalyze the synthesis of bacterial folic acid. Sulfonamide antibiotics inhibit dihydropteroate enzyme thus interfere with folic acid synthesis. Dihydrofolate reductase catalyze the conversion of tetrahydrofolic acid in human and ba

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