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Seeds of Hope for Antibiotics Resistance: Plants

Posted on October 10th, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

The concern is not new. It was predictable, and scientists have been warning about it for some time. But there is no question that the worries about antibiotic resistance are mounting, Continue reading “Seeds of Hope for Antibiotics Resistance: Plants” »

Eluding a Post-Antibiotic Era: The Challenge of Designing Novel Antibiotics

Posted on November 13th, 2015 by in Pharma R&D

As cases of drug-resistant pathogens multiply, the WHO warns of a “post-antibiotic era.” Designing novel antibiotics, however, remains a scientific challenge because achieving therapeutic efficacy requires painstaking testing of compound properties that often conflict. Continue reading “Eluding a Post-Antibiotic Era: The Challenge of Designing Novel Antibiotics” »