• Laboratory Talk: Deep sea search for novel antibiotics

    Laboratory Talk: Deep sea search for novel antibiotics

    The PharmaSea project will focus on the commercialisation of bioactive compounds from marine organisms. The large-scale, four-year project is backed by more than €9.5 million of EU funding and brings together 24 partners from 14 countries from industry, academia and non-profit... read more

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    15.02.2013
  • Phys.org: EU-project on deep-sea organisms

    Phys.org: EU-project on deep-sea organisms

    The collaborative project PharmaSea will bring European researchers to some of the deepest, coldest and hottest places on the planet. Scientists from the UK, Belgium, Norway, Spain, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Switzerland and Denmark will work together to collect... read more

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    15.02.2013
  • Scotsman.com: Scots scientists to lead antibiotic polar mission

    Scotsman.com: Scots scientists to lead antibiotic polar mission

    THE hunt for new life-saving antibiotics is set to take a team of researchers, led by scientists at a Scottish university, to some of the deepest stretches of the polar seas and the most inhospitable parts of the planet... read more

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    15.02.2013
  • Bluesci: A sea of possibilities for new antibiotics

    Bluesci: A sea of possibilities for new antibiotics

    Each time we use an antibiotic, the weaker strains of infection are killed off while the stronger, more virulent strains are left behind to multiply. In the past, this has not caused much concern, as there has always been a new drug available to fight the infection. Now however,... read more

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    15.02.2013
  • Select Science: New Project for the Discovery of Bioactive Compounds from Marine Organisms

    Select Science: New Project for the Discovery of Bioactive Compounds from Marine Organisms

    The PharmaSea project focuses on biodiscovery research and the development and commercialization of new bioactive compounds from marine organisms, including deep-sea sponges and bacteria, to evaluate their potential as novel drug leads or ingredients for nutrition or cosmetic applications. ... read more

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    15.02.2013
  • Business Insider: Aberdeen University scientists to lead search for new novel antibiotics

    Business Insider: Aberdeen University scientists to lead search for new novel antibiotics

    Scientists and researchers will lead an £8m EU funded project to search for infection fighting chemicals on the ocean floor. A team led by scientists at Aberdeen University will conduct an £8 million research project to search for new infection fighting chemicals on the ocean floor... read more

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    15.02.2013
  • STV News: Scots scientists to search oceans to find new life-saving antibiotics

    STV News: Scots scientists to search oceans to find new life-saving antibiotics

    Scientist from the University of Aberdeen are to search oceans in an effort to develop new life-saving antibiotics. The experts will probe previously untapped oceanic trenches in the Arctic and Antarctic to collect and screen samples of mud and sediment.. read more

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    14.02.2013
  • Unity.lv: Antibiotics search to focus on sea bed

    Unity.lv: Antibiotics search to focus on sea bed

    Researchers are embarking on an £8m project to discover new antibiotics at the bottom of the ocean. A team, led by scientists at Aberdeen University, is hunting for undiscovered chemicals among life which has evolved in deep sea trenches. Prof Marcel Jaspars said... read more

     

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    14.02.2013
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