The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Keeping ribosomes stuck may stop virulent bacteria strain in its tracks

Compounds that stop a cellular rescue operation for stuck ribosomes may bolster the nation's defenses against biowarfare and bioterrorism, as well as create alternative antibiotics to handle increasingly resistant pathogens, according to a team of researchers.
http://news.psu.edu/story/398078/2016/03/16/research/keeping-ribosomes-stuck-may-stop-virulent-bacteria-strain-its-track