Type:

Other

Description:

Access to the article is free, however registration and sign-in are required. In Carl Nathan's Perspective, he discusses a type of relationship between antimicrobial chemotherapy and host immunity: An antibacterial agent can mimic immunity by generating an important chemistry of the immune response (4) .Singh et al. find that nitroimidazoles kill Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) under hypoxic conditions at least in part by undergoing enzyme-catalyzed denitration, which generates reactive nitrogen intermediates.

Subjects:

    Education Levels:

      Keywords:

      antimicrobials,bactericidal,NSDL,NSDL_SetSpec_BEN,Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb),oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110722030245515T,Reactive nitrogen intermediates,nitroimidazole,Tuberculosis,nitric oxide synthase

      Language:

      English

      Access Privileges:

      Public - Available to anyone

      License Deed:

      Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike

      Collections:

      None
      This resource has not yet been aligned.
      Curriki Rating
      'NR' - This resource has not been rated
      NR
      'NR' - This resource has not been rated

      This resource has not yet been reviewed.

      Not Rated Yet.

      Non-profit Tax ID # 203478467