CHEBI:48081 - bacteriocin

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ChEBI Name bacteriocin
Definition Polypeptides synthesized by specific strains of bacteria that are lethal against other strains of the same or related species.
Stars This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Roles Classification
Chemical Role(s): Bronsted base
A molecular entity capable of accepting a hydron from a donor (Bronsted acid).
(via organic amino compound )
Biological Role(s): antimicrobial agent
A substance that kills or slows the growth of microorganisms, including bacteria, viruses, fungi and protozoans.
(via peptide antibiotic )
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing bacteriocin (CHEBI:48081) is a peptide antibiotic (CHEBI:25903)
Synonyms Sources
bacteriocin ChEBI
bacteriocins ChEBI
Registry Number Type Source
11047-01-1 CAS Registry Number ChemIDplus
Last Modified
20 December 2007