CARB-X funds Facile Therapeutics with up to $18m
CARB-X funds US-based Facile Therapeutics to further develop a new oral drug that would disable toxins that enable C. difficile infections to recur.
CARB-X will provide Facile Therapeutics, based in Belmont, California, USA, with up to $1.26 million to develop a new orally bioavailable drug to treat recurring infections caused by Clostridium difficile. Facile could receive up to $17 million more in additional funding from CARB-X if the project achieves certain development milestones, for a potential total of $18.26 million.
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