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Glossary of protein synthesis inhibitors yay

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name the four steps of protein synthesis
initiation
amino acid incorporation
peptide bond formation
translocation




which drugs act at which steps in protein synthesis?
aminoglycosides block initiation

tetracyclines block aa incorporation

cloramphenicol blocks peptide bond formation

macrolides and clindamycin block translocation





working
yet?
major side effects of aminoglycosides include
ototoxicity and nephrotoxicity

weird se of aminoglycosides is
neuromuscular blockade
streptomycin is used for what kinds of infections?
TB, bubonic plague, and tularemia.
aminoglycosides cover which organisms?
G- aerobic rods
neomycin is used how?
topically; it is too toxic for systemic use
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