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Antimicrobial Name: Oritavancin (LY333328)
CAS Number: 171099-57-3
Type of Antibiotic: Glycopeptides
Origin: Semi-synthetic
Functional Category: Antibiotic
Molecular Weight: 1793.1
Mechanism of Action: The 4'-chlorobiphenylmethyl group disrupts the cell membrane of gram positive bacteria.
Chemical Formula:



Oritavancin (LY333328) is a novel semi-synthetic glycopeptide antibiotic being developed for the treatment of serious Gram-positive infections.