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Clindamycin

Known as: Clindamicina, Methyl 7-chloro-6,7,8-trideoxy-6-(1-methyl-trans-4-propyl-L-2-pyrrolidinecarboxamido)-1-thio-L-threo-alpha-D-galacto-octopyranoside, clindamicin 
A semisynthetic broad spectrum antibiotic produced by chemical modification of the parent compound lincomycin. Clindamycin dissociates peptidyl-tRNA… 
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
ABSTRACT Antibiotic-induced changes in the intestinal microbiota predispose mammalian hosts to infection with antibiotic… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is increasingly recognized in infections among persons in the… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
We report a case of a surgical site infection caused by clindamycin-susceptible, erythromycin-resistant methicillin-resistant… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
ABSTRACT Resistance to macrolides in staphylococci may be due to active efflux (encoded by msrA) or ribosomal target modification… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
  • R. Leclercq
  • Clinical infectious diseases : an official…
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 14714107
Resistance to macrolides and lincosamides is increasingly reported in clinical isolates of gram-positive bacteria. The… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Large outbreaks of diarrhea caused by a newly recognized strain of Clostridium difficile occurred in four hospitals… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Macrolide-resistant Streptococcus pyogenes isolates from Finland, Australia, and the United Kingdom and, more recently… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We investigated the relative efficacies of penicillin, clindamycin, and erythromycin in a mouse model of myositis due to… 
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Clindamycin-associated enterocolitis in hamsters was studied to detect and characterize a transmissible agent. It was found that…