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mycolic acid biosynthetic process

Known as: mycolic acid anabolism, mycolic acid biosynthesis, mycolic acid synthesis 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of mycolic acids, beta-hydroxy fatty acids with a long alpha-alkyl side chain. [GOC… 
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2017
Highly Cited
2017
Mycobacterium abscessus is a fast-growing, multidrug-resistant organism that has emerged as a clinically significant pathogen in… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Overcoming resistance: Isoniazid (INH) is a frontline antitubercular drug that inhibits the enoyl acyl carrier protein reductase… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Flavonoids comprise a large group of bioactive polyphenolic plant secondary metabolites. Several of these possess potent in vivo… 
2006
2006
AbstractNocardia farcinica is a Gram positive, filamentous bacterium, and is considered an opportunistic pathogen. In this study… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Catalase-peroxidases (KatG) produced by Burkholderia pseudomallei, Escherichia coli, and Mycobacterium tuberculosis catalyze the… 
2004
2004
A series of 15 heteroarotinoids has been prepared and evaluated for activity against Mycobacterium bovis BCG with the thiourea… 
2004
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Mycolic acids are a major constituent of the mycobacterial cell wall, and they form an effective permeability barrier to protect… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Striking structural analogies exist between the two specific antimycobacterial drugs ethionamide (ETH) and isoniazid (INH), and… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Isonicotinic acid hydrazide (isoniazid; INH) inhibition of mycolic acid synthesis was studied by using cell extracts from both…