Department of Chemistry

Department of Chemistry University of Oxford

Oxford Drug Design receives funding to develop new antibiotics

Oxford Drug Design receives funding to develop new antibiotics

Oxford Drug Design, a Department of Chemistry spinout company founded by Professor Graham Richards, has been awarded funding of up to $2.55 million to develop a new class of antibiotics to treat drug-resistant Gram-negative infections. The funding comes from CARB-X, a global non-profit partnership led by Boston University and dedicated to accelerating research and development to address the rising global threat of drug-resistant bacteria. more........