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Proceedings 2017, 1(6), 673;

The Search for New Antimicrobial Agents, by Site-Selective Peptide Modification

Instituto de Productos Naturales y Agrobiologia CSIC, Avda. Astrofísico Fco. Sánchez, 3, 38206-La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
Current address: Centro de Investigaciones Químicas, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Morelos, Av. Universidad No. 1001, Col Chamilpa, Cuernavaca, 62209-Morelos, México
Presented at the 1st Molecules Medicinal Chemistry Symposium, Barcelona, Spain, 8 September 2017
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Published: 19 October 2017
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Antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) have been used by animals and plants for millions of years for defence against pathogens, and present important advantages as potential drugs, such as a broad spectrum of activity, no induction of resistances, and synergic action with conventional antibiotics [1]. [...]
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Boto, A.; González, C.; Hernández, D.; Romero-Estudillo, I.; Rodriguez-Paz, N.; Lastra, J.M.P. The Search for New Antimicrobial Agents, by Site-Selective Peptide Modification. Proceedings 2017, 1, 673.

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