Thursday, January 28, 2010

Drugs acting on 30s & 50s ribosomes

Remember this picture: 30 year old robber named ATkins is in CELL no. 50

Drugs acting on 30s ribosome subunits :
  • Aminoglycosides ( Including Streptomycin, Gentamicin, Amikacin, Tobramycin)
  • Tetracyclines 

Drugs acting on 50s ribosome subunits :
  • Chloramphenicol
  • Erythromycin
  • Lincomycin
  • cLindamycin



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