Innovate UK – Call Alert – Uk-China collaboration to tackle antimicrobial resistance

30 May 2018

Budget

Budget – £10m

Project size – £850k – 1.2m

Industrial Research

Duration (Months) – 36

Intervention (Small) – 70%

Intervention (Medium) – 60%

Intervention (Large) – 50%

Intervention (Research Org.) – 100%

Experimental Development 

Duration (Months) – 36

Intervention (Small) – 45%

Intervention (Medium) – 35%

Intervention (Large) – 25%

Intervention (Research Org.) – 100%

 

Scope

  1. Explore opportunities from traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) for the treatment and/or prevention of infectious diseases in humans and/or animals.
  2. Advance the discovery of new agents.
  3. Identify new agents that will increase the feed energy conversion in livestock without using antibiotics or hormones.
  4. Using modelling and prospective and retrospective clinical studies, maximise the clinical utility of current antibiotics.
  5. Improve diagnostic capabilities for the diagnosis, treatment selection and surveillance of bacterial infections and antibacterial resistance.

 

Dates 

03/04/18 – Competition opens

18/04/18 – Applicant webinar

30/04/18 – KTN partnering webinar

30/05/18 – 12:00pm – Registration closes

06/06/18 – 12:00pm – Competition closes

01/11/18 – Applicants notified

01/01/19 – Project start.

 

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