T(oo)bAd

@article{Brodin2019ToobAd,
  title={T(oo)bAd},
  author={P. Brodin and E. Hoffmann},
  journal={Nature Chemical Biology},
  year={2019},
  volume={15},
  pages={849 - 850}
}
  • P. Brodin, E. Hoffmann
  • Published 2019
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Nature Chemical Biology
  • An unusual terpene nucleoside, 1-TbAd, made by pathogenic mycobacteria acts as an antacid to block mycobacterial degradation in host cell vacuoles. The antacid activity acts to reduce acidity by neutralizing the pH of these degradative cell organelles. 

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