Cure for a crisis?

The first look at the three-dimensional structure of an essential penicillin binding protein from a human pathogen, and its complex with a β-lactam antibiotic provides hope for the future design of improved antibiotics.

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Thunnissen, A., Dijkstra, B. Cure for a crisis?. Nat Struct Mol Biol 3, 218–221 (1996) doi:10.1038/nsb0396-218

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