Emtricitabine (also known as fluorocytidine or FTC) is the negative enantiomer of a thio analog of dideoxycytidine with a fluorine in the 5 position. Emtricitabine is a potent, synthetic nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor with selective activity against HIV-1 and HIV-2 and hepatitis B virus (HBV).
|Title of host publication||Kucers the Use of Antibiotics|
|Subtitle of host publication||A Clinical Review of Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antiparasitic, and Antiviral Drugs|
|Editors||M. Lindsay Grayson|
|Place of Publication||Boca Raton FL USA|
|Number of pages||22|
|Publication status||Published - 2 Oct 2017|