Massively Paralleled Engineering of Antibiotic-producing Microbes Via Made-to-measure Genetically-encoded Biosensors

NCBiotech Grants & Loans

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Organization
North Carolina State University
Award Date
Award Amount
96,321
Program Name
Biotechnology Innovation Grant
Program Category
Research and Equipment Support
Principal Investigator
Gavin Williams
Fiscal Year
2017
Region
Research Triangle
Project Description: This grant will fund a different way of finding and manufacturing new types of antibiotics. Our system uses bacteria and other microbes designed and engineered to detect new antibiotics and once these antibiotics are identified, to make large quantities of these antibiotics.