ODLs (yellow) bind to a site on the ribosome not used by other antibiotics. Location of this site is shown here relative to the sites of other known antibiotics, such as negamycin (green), tetracycline (dark blue), aminoglycoside antibiotic paromomycin (red) and streptomycin (light blue).
Image/UIC/Yury Polikanov, et al

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *