A shot in the arm for new antibiotics

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K.O. is the executive director of CARB-X, funded by three governments (US, UK and Germany) and two foundations (Wellcome Trust and Gates). CARB-X is a non-profit accelerator of preclinical and phase 1 antibacterial research that awards grants worldwide.

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Outterson, K. A shot in the arm for new antibiotics. Nat Biotechnol 37, 1110–1112 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41587-019-0279-8

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