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BARDA backs Atox drug to combat zombie-like bacteria

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Israeli firm Atox Bio has won a contract potentially worth $23.9m from the US Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA) to advance the development of the company's AB103, an investigational drug aimed at combating zombie-like “flesh-eating” bacteria and potential biothreats.

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