Bacterial Infection

Program Objective

To identify broad and narrow spectrum antibiotics using a screen of samples within the Albany Molecular Research Inc. (AMRI) Natural Product (NP) Library against multi-drug resistant strains of Staphylococcus aureus (“S. aureus”) and Escherichia coli. AMRI’s NP library, comprised of over 285,000 samples, is one of the largest and most diverse microbial strain and natural product screening sample collections in the world.

Current Status

AMRI has announced a partnership of its antibacterial program with Genentech, a member of the Roche Group.

Bacterial Infection