|Description||A strongly basic peptide, antibiotic complex from several strains of Streptomyces. It is allergenic and toxic to kidneys and the labyrinth. Viomycin is used in tuberculosis as several different salts and in combination with other agents.|
|Action Target||50S ribosomal subunit, protein synthesis inhibitor|
|Resistance Type||Type: vph|
Description: Viomycin phosphotransferase, which chieves inactivation of their antibiotic substrates by phosphorylation.
|Database Links||KEGG DRUG: D02270|
ChEBI ID: CHEBI: 15782