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  1. quinupristinnoun

    A streptogramin antibiotic derived from pristinamycin.


  1. Quinupristin

    A semi-synthetic derivative of pristinamycin, a natural occurring type B streptogramin. Quinupristin binds to the bacterial 50S ribosomal subunit, thereby inhibiting peptide chain elongation, and causing early termination of normal bacterial protein synthesis. Quinupristin is primarily effective against gram-positive cocci.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quinupristin in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quinupristin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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