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Chemical Tyrocidine

Name Tyrocidine
Equivalent Terms Brevicidin | Rapicidin | Tyrocidines
Definition An antibiotic mixture produced by Bacillus brevis which may be separated into three components, tyrocidines A, B, and C. It is the major constituent (40-60 per cent) of tyrothricin, gramicidin accounting for the remaining 10-20 per cent active material. It is a topical antimicrobial agent, that is very toxic parenterally.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D014440
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1. ChemicalsPolycyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Macrocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptides, Cyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Tyrothricin Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tyrocidine
2. ChemicalsAmino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Peptides, Cyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Tyrothricin Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tyrocidine

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Tyrocidine
  6-valine-tyrocidine A
  7-ornithine-tyrocidine A
  tyrocidine thioesterase