Publications

Horch T, Molloy EM, Bredy F, Haensch VG, Scherlach K, Dunbar KL, Franke J, Hertweck C (2022) Alternative benzoxazole assembly discovered in anaerobic bacteria provides access to privileged heterocyclic scaffold. Angew Chem Int Ed 61(32), e202205409.
Janke RS, Kaftan F, Niehs SP, Scherlach K, Rodrigues A, Svatoš A, Hertweck C, Kaltenpoth M, Flórez LV (2022) Bacterial ectosymbionts in cuticular organs chemically protect a beetle during molting stages. ISME J ,
Kuang Y, Scherlach K, Hertweck C, Yang S, Sampietro DA, Karlovsky P (2022) Fusaric acid detoxification: a strategy of Gliocladium roseum involved in its antagonism against Fusarium verticillioides. Mycotoxin Res 38(1), 13-25.
Niehs S, Scherlach K, Dose B, Uzum Z, Stinear T, Pidot S, Hertweck C (2022) A highly conserved gene locus in endofungal bacteria codes for the biosynthesis of symbiosis-specific cyclopeptides. PNAS nexus [Epub ahead of print]
Dose B, Niehs SP, Scherlach K*, Shahda S, Flórez LV#, Kaltenpoth M, Hertweck C (2021) Biosynthesis of sinapigladioside, an antifungal isothiocyanate from Burkholderia symbionts. Chembiochem 22(11), 1920-1924.
Dose B, Thongkongkaew T, Zopf D, Kim HJ, Bratovanov EV, García-Altares M, Scherlach K, Kumpfmüller J, Ross C, Hermenau R, Niehs S, Silge A, Hniopek J, Schmitt M, Popp J, Hertweck C (2021) Multimodal molecular imaging and identification of bacterial toxins causing mushroom soft rot and cavity disease. Chembiochem 22(19), 2901-2907.
Liu M, Ohashi M, Hung YS, Scherlach K, Watanabe K, Hertweck C, Tang Y (2021) AoiQ catalyzes geminal dichlorination of 1,3-diketone natural products. J Am Chem Soc 143(19), 7267-7271.
Mahler L , Niehs SP, Martin K, Weber T, Scherlach K, Hertweck C, Roth M, Rosenbaum MA (2021) Highly parallelized droplet cultivation and prioritization of antibiotic producers from natural microbial communities. eLife 10, e64774.
Rose MM, Scheer D, Hou Y, Hotter VS, Komor AJ, Aiyar P, Scherlach K, Vergara F, Yan Q, Loper JE, Jakob T, van Dam NM, Hertweck C, Mittag M, Sasso S (2021) The bacterium Pseudomonas protegens antagonizes the microalga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii using a blend of toxins. Environ Microbiol 23(9), 5525-5540.
Scharf DH, Chankhamjon P, Scherlach K, Dworschak J, Heinekamp T, Roth M, Brakhage AA, Hertweck C (2021) N-heterocyclization in gliotoxin biosynthesis is catalyzed by a distinct cytochrome P450 monooxygenase. Chembiochem 22(2), 336-339.