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3D model of the enzyme BotH

In bottromycin, a potential antibiotic, bacteria build up a mirrored amino acid. In a study published in the journal Nature Chemical Biology, Jesko Köhnke, head of the junior research group "Structural Biology of Biosynthetic Enzymes" at the Helmholtz Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland (HIPS), describes the enzyme BotH which is necessary for this.

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