Below are the recipients of the CBID pilot project awards for the year 2019.
- Brian Ackley, Associate Professor, Dept. of Molecular Biosciences, University of Kansas
Project Title: On again, off again: Is pH a critical factor in pathogen killing?
- Josephine R. Chandler, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Molecular Biosciences, University of Kansas
Project Title: Chemical biology studies of malleilactone, a small-molecule toxin produced by Burkholderia pseudomallei
- Philip Hardwidge, Professor, Dept. of Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology, Kansas State University
Project Title: Bacterial glycosyltransferase inhibitors as anti-virulence compounds
- Wolfram R. Zückert, Professor, Depts. of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics and Immunology, University of Kansas Medical Center
Project Title: Small molecule inhibitors of bacterial surface lipoprotein secretion
Additional information about CBID pilot projects can be found here: http://cbid.cobre.ku.edu/pilot-projects.