Research Group Böttger

Members and General Information


  1. Dimitri Scherbakov, Ph.D., senior research scientist
  2. Rashid Akbergenov, Ph.D, senior research scientist
  3. Harshitha Santhosh Kumar, Ph.D. student, University of Zurich


  • D. Crich, Detroit (USA)
  • J. Schacht, Michigan (USA)
  • R. Lee, Memphis (USA)
  • V. Ramakrishnan, Cambridge (England)
  • A. Vasella, Zurich (Switzerland)
  • A. Lenaerts, Colorado (USA)
  • D. Wilson, Munich (Germany)
  • E. Westhof, Strassbourg (France)
  • A. Yonath, Rehovot (Israel)
Structural model of the ribosomal A-site: Erik C. Böttger (left), Dimitri Shcherbakov and Rashid Akbergenov (right) discussing the mode of action of aminoglycoside antibiotics



Supported by

Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF), European Commission, National Institutes of Health (USA), University of Zurich

Contact and further information

Dimitri Scherbakov, Dr. rer. nat.

Selected Literature