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Pakistan-US Science and Technology Cooperation Program
Phase 7 (2017 Deadline)

Molecular characterization and drug design targeting emerging pathogenic bacteria of Pakistan and development of an access application for the health care industry
US Partner: Alexander MacKerell, University of Maryland
Pakistan Partner: Syed Sikander Azam, Quaid-i-Azam University
Project summary
This project will develop novel, effective antibacterial therapies that can be readily translated for clinical use. It will develop web-enabled technology to allow for rapid collection and real-time analysis of novel resistant pathogens identified in hospital settings.