Polyphor wins the Swiss Technology Award 2018
Polyphor wins the most important technology prize for innovation and technology transfer in Switzerland in the category “Innovation Leader”
Polyphor received the “Innovation Leader” prize during the 30th Swiss Innovation Forum 2018 held on 22 November in Basel. Each year, outstanding technology-based innovations and developments from start-ups, universities, technical institutions and established businesses are awarded from the Swiss Innovation Forum in the categories Inventors, Start-ups and Innovation Leaders.
Polyphor has discovered, leveraging its macrocycle platform, a new class of antibiotics against Gram-negative bacteria with a novel mode of action, the Outer Membrane Protein Targeting Antibiotics (OMPTA). [...]