NovaBiotics wins BIA "Rising Star" award
This article was originally published in Scrip
The Aberdeen, Scotland-based drug design companyNovaBiotics, which is developing a new class of peptide anti-infectives, has won the UK BioIndustry Association's 2009 "Rising Star" award.
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