Using Synergistic Combination Drug Therapy to Battle Antibiotic Resistance
AUG 23, 2017 | CONTAGION® EDITORIAL STAFF
Edmond LaVoie, PhD, professor and chair, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Rutgers University, co-founder of TAXIS Pharmaceuticals, shares how his team’s research on the development of MRSA prodrug, TXA709, can help inform the development of novel drugs to treat other drug-resistant bacteria. Dr. LaVoie explains the benefits of synergistic drug combination and how this allows for fewer possibilities for resistance to develop.
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