TWiM 295: Uncultured and unmutable

September 22, 2023

TWiM explains how phages avoid tRNA-targeting host defenses, and discovery of a new antibiotic from an uncultured bacterium that binds to an immutable target.

Hosts: Vincent RacanielloMichael Schmidt, and Petra Levin

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Music used on TWiM is by Ronald Jenkees.

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