ANN ARBOR---With growing concerns about drug-resistant bacteria, researchers are scrambling to find effective new antibiotics. After screening some 150,000 compounds, a University of Michigan College of Pharmacy team has found an especially promising prospect---a compound that is 10,000 times more effective than other known inhibitors of a key enzyme in Gram negative bacteria, the researchers report in the Sept. 27 Journal of the American Chemical Society.
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