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Antimicrobial Name: Dalbavancin
CAS Number: 171500-79-1
Type of Antibiotic: Glycopeptides
Functional Category: Antibiotic
Molecular Weight: 1755.634
Mechanism of Action: Dalbavancin’s mechanism of action consists of inhibiting cell-wall peptidoglycan cross-linking, similar to that of other glycopeptides, but the agent is not completely cross-resistant to vancomycin
Chemical Formula:



20 μg/ml in water

Melting point:

120-138 °C


Dalbavancin is a novel second-generation lipoglycopeptide antibiotic. It belongs to the same class as vancomycin, the most widely-used and one of the few treatments available to patients infected with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).