Research Article | 23-May-2019
The constantly growing number of multidrug-resistant bacterial strains prompts the search for alternative treatments. Synthetic peptides based on natural antimicrobial peptides, also known as antimicrobial lipopeptides, can become a promising group of “drugs” to fight multi-resistant bacteria. The present paper discusses the origins of synthetic lipopeptides, their classification and antimicro- bial properties.
Postępy Mikrobiologii - Advancements of Microbiology, Volume 57 , ISSUE 3, 213–227