An antimicrobial is an agent that kills microorganisms or inhibits their growth. Antimicrobial medicines can be grouped according to the microorganisms they act primarily against. Antimicrobial agents are of various classes, some of the class includes: beta lactam, cephalosporins, quinolones, tetracyclines, macrolides, sulfonamides, aminoglycosides, etc. These different classes act in a different way and on different kind of bacteria.
Related Journals of Antimicrobial Agents
Clinical Microbiology: Open Access, Emerging Infectious Diseases, Infectious Diseases and Diagnosis, Medical Mycology: Open Access, Virology & Mycology, Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, International Arabic Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, Probiotics and Antimicrobial Proteins