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Protein Synthesis Inhibitors

"Protein Synthesis Inhibitors" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
Compounds which inhibit the synthesis of proteins. They are usually ANTI-BACTERIAL AGENTS or toxins. Mechanism of the action of inhibition includes the interruption of peptide-chain elongation, the blocking the A site of ribosomes, the misreading of the genetic code or the prevention of the attachment of oligosaccharide side chains to glycoproteins.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Protein Synthesis Inhibitors" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Protein Synthesis Inhibitors" was a major or minor topic of these publication.