Tuberculosis is still a leading cause of death worldwide. The selection and spread of Mycobacterium tuberculosis multidrug-resistant (MDR-TB) and extensively drug-resistant strains (XDR-TB) is a severe public health problem. Recently, two different classes of chemical series, the benzothiazinones (BTZ) and the dinitrobenzamide (DNB) derivatives have been… (More)
The Editor-in-Chief of " Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology " in agreement with the authors, and the publisher hereby retracts the article entitled "Antituberculars which target decaprenylphosphoryl-β-D-ribofuranose 2′-oxidase DprE1: state of art"
Multidrug resistance is a major barrier in the battle against tuberculosis and still a leading cause of death worldwide. In order to fight this pathogen, two routes are practicable: vaccination or drug treatment. Vaccination against Mycobacterium tuberculosis with the current vaccine Mycobacterium bovis Bacillus Calmette–Guerin is partially successful,… (More)