Quinolone resistance protein NorA


  • Accession: P0A0J7
  • Swissprot: NORA_STAAU
  • Organism: Staphylococcus aureus
  • Gene: norA
  • Target class: Transporter

Drug Relations:

A serotonin uptake inhibitor that is effective in the treatment of depression. Bioactivity details MOA
An alkaloid found in the roots of Rauwolfia serpentina and R. vomitoria. Reserpine inhibits the uptake of norepinephrine into storage vesicles resulting in depletion of catecholamines and serotonin from central and peripheral axon terminals. It has been used as an antihypertensive and an antipsychotic as well as a research tool, but its adverse effects limit its clinical use. Bioactivity details MOA