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Analysis of the inhibition potential of zosuquidar derivatives on selected bacterial and fungal ABC transporters.
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PMID:  23356389     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
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Abstract The increasing number of multidrug-resistant pathogenic microorganisms is a serious public health issue. Among the multitude of mechanisms that lead to multidrug resistance, the active extrusion of toxic compounds, mediated by MDR efflux pumps, plays an important role. In our study we analyzed the inhibitory capability of 26 synthesized zosuquidar derivatives on three ABC-type MDR efflux pumps, namely Saccharomyces cerevisiae Pdr5 as well as Lactococcus lactis LmrA and LmrCD. For Pdr5, five compounds could be identified that inhibited rhodamine 6G transport more efficiently than zosuquidar. One of these is a compound with a new catechol acetal structure that might represent a new lead compound. Furthermore, the determination of IC(50) values for rhodamine 6G transport of Pdr5 with representative compounds reveals values between 0.3 and 0.9 μM. Thus the identified compounds are among the most potent inhibitors known for Pdr5. For the ABC-type efflux pumps LmrA and LmrCD from L. lactis, seven and three compounds, which inhibit the transport activity more than the lead compound zosuquidar, were found. Interestingly, transport inhibition for LmrCD was very specific, with a drastic reduction by one compound while its diastereomers showed hardly an effect. Thus, the present study reveals new potent inhibitors for the ABC-type MDR efflux pumps studied with the inhibitors of Pdr5 and LmrCD being of particular interest as these proteins are well known model systems for their homologs in pathogenic fungi and Gram-positive bacteria.
Authors:
Nacera Infed; Sander H J Smits; Torsten Dittrich; Manfred Braun; Arnold J M Driessen; Nils Hanekop; Lutz Schmitt
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Molecular membrane biology     Volume:  30     ISSN:  1464-5203     ISO Abbreviation:  Mol. Membr. Biol.     Publication Date:  2013 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-01-29     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9430797     Medline TA:  Mol Membr Biol     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  217-27     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Institute of Biochemistry.
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