Mycobacterial Metabolic Pathways as Drug Targets: A Review

Abstract

Mycobacterium is acid fast genus of bacteria that include many pathogenic and non pathogenic species. Treatment is made quite difficult by the presence of metabolically silent, persistent or dormant bacteria within host lesions, which are not susceptible to the anti-mycobacteria drugs that usually kill growing bacteria but not persistent mycobacteria. The… (More)

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@inproceedings{Bushra2016MycobacterialMP, title={Mycobacterial Metabolic Pathways as Drug Targets: A Review}, author={Ebsa Bushra}, year={2016} }