A new strategy for aromatic ring alkylation in cylindrocyclophane biosynthesis

June 26th, 2017 by Hitomi Nakamura

Nature Chemical Biology 13, 916 (2017). doi:10.1038/nchembio.2421

Authors: Hitomi Nakamura, Erica E Schultz & Emily P Balskus

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Monitoring thioredoxin redox with a genetically encoded red fluorescent biosensor

June 26th, 2017 by Yichong Fan

Nature Chemical Biology 13, 1045 (2017). doi:10.1038/nchembio.2417

Authors: Yichong Fan, Merna Makar, Michael X Wang & Hui-wang Ai

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Molecular basis of the evolution of alternative tyrosine biosynthetic routes in plants

June 26th, 2017 by Craig A Schenck

Nature Chemical Biology 13, 1029 (2017). doi:10.1038/nchembio.2414

Authors: Craig A Schenck, Cynthia K Holland, Matthew R Schneider, Yusen Men, Soon Goo Lee, Joseph M Jez & Hiroshi A Maeda

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2′-Deoxyadenosine 5′-diphosphoribose is an endogenous TRPM2 superagonist

June 26th, 2017 by Ralf Fliegert

Nature Chemical Biology 13, 1036 (2017). doi:10.1038/nchembio.2415

Authors: Ralf Fliegert, Andreas Bauche, Adriana-Michelle Wolf Pérez, Joanna M Watt, Monika D Rozewitz, Riekje Winzer, Mareike Janus, Feng Gu, Annette Rosche, Angelika Harneit, Marianne Flato, Christelle Moreau, Tanja Kirchberger, Valerie Wolters, Barry V L Potter & Andreas H Guse

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Targeting the N terminus for site-selective protein modification

June 20th, 2017 by Christian B Rosen

Nature Chemical Biology 13, 697 (2017). doi:10.1038/nchembio.2416

Authors: Christian B Rosen & Matthew B Francis

Metal homeostasis: Pumping iron

June 20th, 2017 by Grant Miura

Nature Chemical Biology 13, 693 (2017). doi:10.1038/nchembio.2423

Author: Grant Miura

Antimicrobials: Targeting fungal chromatin

June 20th, 2017 by Stéphane Larochelle

Nature Chemical Biology 13, 693 (2017). doi:10.1038/nchembio.2424

Author: Stéphane Larochelle

Circadian regulation: Switching periods

June 20th, 2017 by Grant Miura

Nature Chemical Biology 13, 693 (2017). doi:10.1038/nchembio.2426

Author: Grant Miura

Synthetic biology: Playing favorites

June 20th, 2017 by Ross Cloney

Nature Chemical Biology 13, 693 (2017). doi:10.1038/nchembio.2425

Author: Ross Cloney

Peptidoglycan: Another brick in the wall

June 20th, 2017 by Anthony J Clarke

Nature Chemical Biology 13, 695 (2017). doi:10.1038/nchembio.2419

Author: Anthony J Clarke

Lipid II embodies the bricks used to build the essential bacterial cell wall component peptidoglycan. A facile new procedure for preparation of species-specific Lipid II in high yields can now be used to unlock the door to antibiotic discovery.