The investments will come from the European Innovative Medicines Initiative, Scottish Funding Council, the Scottish government, and pharmaceutical partner companies. It is expected that a team of 30 international partners will focus their research projects on chemical compounds to form the foundation for new, breakthrough medicines. First Minister Alex Salmond noted in the release that the new center will be “putting Lanarkshire and Dundee at the heart of international drug discovery.”
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New Generation Nanogold and Nanosilver Polymer Composites and Their Applications
Zone of inhibition for Staphylococcus aureus bacteria (clear area) around a nanosilver-polyurethane bead (removed) that was positioned on the surface of an inoculated agar plate, as shown by the arrows.
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