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PolyMedix Inc.

This article was originally published in Start Up

Executive Summary

PolyMedix uses a suite of proprietary, patented computational tools to create simple, easily synthesized organic small molecule compounds that mimic the activity of host defense proteins. The company's first focus is to create antibiotic candidates, and eventually, drugs for cancer and cardiovascular disease. It will seek nearer-term revenues from materials applications of its technologies.

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