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LEAD Therapeutics, Inc. Presents New Antibiotic With Potent Activity Against Drug Resistant Bacteria at the 49th ICAAC


9/15/2009 8:34:55 AM

SAN BRUNO, Calif. & SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LEAD Therapeutics, a privately held drug discovery company, announced the discovery of a novel antibiotic with potent activity against many of the most common antibiotic resistant bacteria. LEAD will present the new glycopeptide antibiotic, LT-29, for the first time at the 49th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC). LT-29 is in preclinical development to treat serious infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and other gram-positive bacteria.

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