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Quinolones

Known as: Quinolinones, Oxoquinolines, Quinolones [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A group of derivatives of naphthyridine carboxylic acid, quinoline carboxylic acid, or NALIDIXIC ACID.
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Quinolones are one of the most commonly prescribed classes of antibacterials in the world and are used to treat a variety of… 
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The study of antibiotic resistance has been historically concentrated on the analysis of bacterial pathogens and on the… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
SUMMARY Although plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance (PMQR) was thought not to exist before its discovery in 1998, the past… 
Highly Cited
2009
Review
2005
Review
2005
  • G. Jacoby
  • Clinical infectious diseases : an official…
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 818048
The increased use of fluoroquinolones has led to increasing resistance to these antimicrobials, with rates of resistance that… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
SUMMARY Extended-spectrum β-lactamases (ESBLs) are a rapidly evolving group of β-lactamases which share the ability to hydrolyze… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
  • J. Ruiz
  • The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 52859773
Quinolones are broad-spectrum antibacterial agents, commonly used in both clinical and veterinary medicine. Their extensive use… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Numerous species of bacteria use an elegant regulatory mechanism known as quorum sensing to control the expression of specific… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
  • K. Drlica, X. Zhao
  • Microbiology and molecular biology reviews : MMBR
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 3228459
For many years, DNA gyrase was thought to be responsible both for unlinking replicated daughter chromosomes and for controlling…