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Our Research is Concerned with

Biological Chemisty of Carbohydrates and Glycoconjugates - Carbohydrate, Peptide, Dendrimer Synthesis - Ligand-Receptor Interactions - Conformational Control - Conformational Switches - Photoaffinity Labeling - Ligand Design - Molecular Modeling - Bacterial Adhesion to the Glycocalyx - Organizing Multivalency Effects - Molecular Diversity - Lectin Binding


Current Papers

Katharina Kolbe, Leonhard Möckl, Victoria Sohst, Julius Brandenburg, Regina Engel, Sven Malm, Christoph Bräuchle, Otto Holst, Th. K. Lindhorst, Norbert Reiling. Azido pentoses: A New Tool to Efficiently Label Mycobacterium tuberculosis Clinical Isolates. ChemBioChem (2017) (Back cover)[DOI]

Th. Weber, V. Chandrasekaran, I. Stamer, M. B. Thygesen, A. Terfort, Th. K. Lindhorst. Switching of bacterial adhesion to a glycosylated surface by reversible reorientation of the carbohydrate ligand. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 53, 14583-14586 (2014) (Cover). [DOI]

Leonhard Möckl, Anne Müller, Christoph Bräuchle, Th. K. Lindhorst. Switching first contact: photocontrol of E. coli adhesion to human cells. Chem. Commun. 52, 1254-1257 (2016) open access. [DOI]



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