Vancomycin

Known as: Vancomycinum, (2.2Sp,3.5sa,2.6sp)-O(4.2),C(3.4):c(5.4),O(4.6):c(3.5),C(2.7)-tricyclo[N-methyl-D-leucyl-3-chloro-(R)-beta-hydroxy-D-tyrosyl-L-asparaginyl-D-2-(4-{[2-O-(3-amino-2,3,6-trideoxy-3-C-methyl-alpha-L-lyxo-hexopyranosyl)-beta-D-glucopyranosyl]oxy}phenyl)glycyl-D-2-(4-hydroxyphenyl)glycyl-3-chloro-(R)-beta-hydroxy-L-tyrosyl-L-2-(3,5-dihydroxyphenyl)glycine], Vancomycin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A branched tricyclic glycosylated peptide with bactericidal activity against most organisms and bacteriostatic effect on enterococci. At a site… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
The objective of this study was to estimate the rate and significance of colonisation with vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE… (More)
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2011
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2011
BACKGROUND Clostridium difficile infection is a serious diarrheal illness associated with substantial morbidity and mortality… (More)
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2008
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2008
BACKGROUND Vancomycin treatment failure in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteremia is not uncommon, even… (More)
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2008
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2008
There is growing concern that vancomycin has diminished activity for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA… (More)
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2008
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2008
Infection with antibiotic-resistant bacteria, such as vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus (VRE), is a dangerous and costly… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND The incidence and severity of Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD) has been increasing, and there have… (More)
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2006
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2006
Vancomycin became available for clinical use >50 years ago but was soon discarded in favor of other antibiotics that were deemed… (More)
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2004
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2004
We attempted to find a relationship between the microbiological properties of bloodstream isolates of methicillin-resistant… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Vancomycin is commonly used to treat staphylococcal infections, but there has not been a definitive analysis of the… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The complete genome sequence of Enterococcus faecalis V583, a vancomycin-resistant clinical isolate, revealed that more than a… (More)
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