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Unformatted text preview: disease. It acts as an inhibitor of bacterial translation that binds exclusively to the large subunit of E. coli ribosomes. The initiation of protein synthesis in the presence of Nopromycin results in the generation of dipeptides that remain bound to the ribosome. Suggest a mechanism of action for this antibiotic....
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