Platform for the Generation of Novel Classes of Antibiotics
Our laboratory uses modern chemical synthesis to solve prevailing biological challenges. One of our primary objectives is to develop new strategies to overcome infections caused by multidrug-resistant bacteria. Innovation in this area is in dire need as infections emerge that are resistant to all current therapies.
Arnold O. Beckman exemplifies the meaning of the word humanitarian. Combined with his unwavering enthusiasm for life, his keen sense of humor and his strong moral and ethical principles, he is a national icon.