Bifunctional dihydrofolate reductase-thymidylate synthase

Description:

Description
  • Accession: P13922
  • Swissprot: DRTS_PLAFK
  • Organism: Plasmodium falciparum
  • Target class: Enzyme

Drug Relations:

cycloguanil
the active metabolite of proguanil; antifolate drug Bioactivity details MOA
proguanil
A biguanide compound which metabolizes in the body to form cycloguanil, an anti-malaria agent. Bioactivity details MOA
pyrimethamine
One of the FOLIC ACID ANTAGONISTS that is used as an antimalarial or with a sulfonamide to treat toxoplasmosis. Bioactivity details MOA
trimethoprim
A pyrimidine inhibitor of dihydrofolate reductase, it is an antibacterial related to PYRIMETHAMINE. It is potentiated by SULFONAMIDES and the TRIMETHOPRIM, SULFAMETHOXAZOLE DRUG COMBINATION is the form most often used. It is sometimes used alone as an antimalarial. TRIMETHOPRIM RESISTANCE has been reported. Bioactivity details MOA