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Enabling academia to fill the discovery gap – Learnings from industry and funders


Speaker: Ursula Theuretzbacher, Center for Anti-Infective Agents, Austria

Moderator: Laura Piddock, Director Scientific Affairs, GARDP

In this webinar, Ursula Theuretzbacher discussed why small companies and academic labs are currently the main drivers of antibiotic R&D and what challenges they face. Topics discussed included:

  • Mainly small companies are active in antibacterial drug R&D and pursue a variety of approaches
  • Main challenges of various antibacterial R&D approaches
  • What to learn from industry and funders
  • How to avoid the most common mistakes in grant proposal writing

* This presentation was part of a Meet-the-experts session at the ASM Microbe Conference 2019, jointly organized by GARDP, CARB-X, and REPAIR Impact Fund. *


This live webinar including interactive Q&A session was broadcast on 18 July 2019.

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2019-08-23T08:03:04+00:00