Spectinomycin

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==Resistance Gene==
==Resistance Gene==
Mutations in rpsE, the S5 protein, prevent spectinomycin from binding.
Mutations in rpsE, the S5 protein, prevent spectinomycin from binding.
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Revision as of 12:48, 26 July 2007

Mode of Action

Spectinomycin is a bacteriostatic agent that inhibits translocation of the peptidyl tRNA from the A site to the P site.

Working Concentrations and Stock Solutions

Up to 100mg/mL stock concentration. 100ug/mL final concentration.

Resistance Gene

Mutations in rpsE, the S5 protein, prevent spectinomycin from binding.

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