TECHNOLOGY:  

Antibiotic Resistance

AFFILIATION:   Valdosta State University, Valdosta, Georgia, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Track: Medical & Biotech
Area: Infectious Disease
Tech Readiness: TRL 5

Tech Brief: We have developed an approach in which antibiotic resistance can be overcome. Our approach takes an existing antibiotic (TB), and uses a novel drug carrier to deliver a known antibiotic to an otherwise resistant species.

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Infectious diseases or the ability to treat them can be thought of from several perspectives: a. Bioterrorism b. Extend good will to other countries c. Control outbreaks

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Org Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Website: http://www.valdosta.edu/