- MW:612.6 Da
- Appearance:Pale yellow solid
- Purity:>95% by HPLC
Novobiocin is an aminocoumarin antibiotic isolated from a number of Streptomyces species. Novobiocin exhibits broad spectrum Gram-positive antibiotic activity and was used clinically. Novobiocin is a potent inhibitor of bacterial DNA gyrase and a competitive inhibitor of the ATPase reaction catalysed by GyrB.
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