Inhibitors of Cell Wall Synthesis

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Among antimicrobial drugs, these include bacitracin, carbapenems, cephalosporins, monobactams, penicillins, and vancomycin.

See also ethambutol and isoniazid, which are anti-Mycobacterium drugs that work by interfering with either the incorporation or synthesis of mycolic acid. See too cell wall and cell envelope as well as antibacterial and antibiotic.

See by contrast inhibitors of nucleic acid synthesis and inhibitors of protein synthesis.