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Glycopeptides

Proteins which contain carbohydrate groups attached covalently to the polypeptide chain. The protein moiety is the predominant group with the carbohydrate making up only a small percentage of the total weight.

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Vancomycin Vancomycin Antibacterial obtained from Streptomyces orientalis. It is a glycopeptide related to ristocetin that inhibits bacterial cell wall assembly and is toxic to kidneys and the inner ear. Related proteins Links * MeSH * VANCOMYCIN HYDROCHLORIDE injection, powder, lyophilized, for solution - DailyMed * バンコマイシン en:glycopeptides en:anti-bacterial_agent en:mesh , ,