Our latest work on the cover of Cell Reports!
Drugs targeting PBP3 promote chain formation. Cell chains retain, rather than diffuse, the quorum-sensing peptide CSP. Chaining populations feature a longer competence and transformation time window.
Here is the link to the paper
See a general audience write up on our work from the University of Lausanne here (in French) 'Le pneumocoque ou l’art de déjouer les antibiotiques'
And for a nice interview with Jelle (in Dutch and English) 'Hoe antibiotica helpen bij verspreiden van resistentie', click here