Correction to: Nature Communications, published online 19 March 2024

The original version of this Article contained an error in Ref. 21, which was incorrectly given with the wrong publication date. The correct form of Ref. 21 is: Gersteuer, F., Morici, M., Gabrielli, S. et al. The SecM arrest peptide traps a pre-peptide bond formation state of the ribosome. Nat Commun 15, 2431 (2024). This has been corrected in the PDF and HTML versions of the Article.