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Mupirocin

Known as: Mupirocinum, 9-[(E)-4-[(2S,3R,4R,5S)-3,4-dihydroxy-5-[[(2S,3S)-3- [(2S,3S)-3-hydroxybutan-2-yl]oxiran-2-yl]methyl] oxan-2-yl]-3-methylbut-2-enoyl]oxynonanoic acid, Mupirocin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A natural crotonic acid derivative extracted from Pseudomonas fluorescens. Mupirocin inhibits bacterial protein synthesis by specific reversible… 
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Nasal carriers of Staphylococcus aureus are at increased risk for health care-associated infections with this organism… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
With increasing pressure to prevent methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection, it is possible that there will… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
BACKGROUND Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) is the leading nosocomial (hospital acquired) pathogen in hospitals throughout the… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
These evidence-based guidelines have been produced after a literature review of the treatment and prophylaxis of methicillin… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
ABSTRACT Major challenges in diagnostic molecular microbiology are to develop a simple assay to distinguish Staphylococcus aureus… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
  • F. Manian
  • Clinical infectious diseases : an official…
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 12963151
Recurrent methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection in a patient with diabetes and in his wife is described… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Patients with nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus have an increased risk of surgical-site infections caused by… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The objective of this study was to determine whether use of mupirocin nasal ointment for perioperative eradication of… 
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Mupirocin (pseudomonic acid A), an antibiotic produced by Pseudomonas fluorescens, showed a high level of activity against… 
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974