Dr. Majid Al Nakeeb


Introduction of a Non-Natural Amino Acid into a Nonribosomal Peptide Antibiotic by Modification of Adenylation Domain Specificity. J. Thirlway, R. Lewis, L. Nunns, M. Al Nakeeb, M. Styles, A.-W. Struck, C.P. Smith and J. Micklefield Angew. Chem. Int. Ed 2012, 51, 7181-7184 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.201202043)

Precursor-directed biosynthesis of nonribosomal lipopeptides with modified glutamate residues. A. Powell, M. Al Nakeeb, B. Wilkinson and J. Micklefield Chem. Commun. 2007, 2683-2685. Highlighted on the front cover. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/b706224a)

Biosynthesis of the (2S,3R)-3-methyl glutamate residue of nonribosomal lipopeptides. C. Milne, A. Powell, J. Jim, M. Al Nakeeb, C.P. Smith and J. Micklefield J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006128, 11250-11259. (http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ja062960c)