Editor’s notes:

To reach Emad Tajkhorshid, email emad@illinois.edu.

To reach Paul Hergenrother, email hergenro@illinois.edu.

To reach William Metcalf, email metcalf@illinois.edu.

The paper “Rationalizing the generation of broad-spectrum antibiotics with the addition of a positive charge” is available online and from the U. of I. News Bureau.

DOI: 10.1039/d1sc04445a

The original version of this article was written by Diana Yates of the Illinois News Bureau and can be found here.