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AntibioTx Initiates Grant-funded Project to Discover New Medicines Based on Screening Approach

COPENHAGEN, AUGUST 12, 2013 - AntibioTx has been rewarded a nondilutive grant from The Advanced Technology Foundation to discover and develop novel medicine on the basis of an advanced screening approach. The grant was rewarded to support lead identification and in vivo proof-of-concept studies.

Rasmus Toft-Kehler, CEO of AntibioTx, commented: “The support from The Advanced Technology Foundation allows us to pursue our dream of building the basis for a sustainable pharmaceutical company with a focus on developing novel treatments for patients with a significant unmet medical need” to which Dr. Morten Sommer, CSO of AntibioTx, further added: ”We are very excited to receive this funding because it really allows us to test the screening concept to discover new medicines for a variety of microbial diseases”.

The grant funding supports in vitro and in vivo work over a three-year period with the objective to identify and validate one or more novel candidates for further preclinical development.

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