Exploiting Macromolecular Design To Optimize the Antibacterial Activity of Alkylated Cationic Oligomers
James L Grace, Elena K Schneider-Futschik, Alysha G Elliott, Maite Amado, Nghia P Truong, Matthew A Cooper, Jian Li, Thomas P Davis, John F Quinn, Tony Velkov, Michael R Whittaker
Biomacromolecules | AMER CHEMICAL SOC | Published : 2018
Awarded by Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology
Awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases of the National Institutes of Health
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This collaborative research was conducted by the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology (project number CE140100036). J.L.G. wishes to acknowledge receiving an APA scholarship. T.P.D. wishes to acknowledge the award of an Australian Laureate Fellowship and J.F.Q., a Future Fellowship from the Australian Research Council. J.L. and T.V. are supported by a research grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases of the National Institutes of Health (RO1 AI111965). The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases or the National Institutes of Health. J.L. is an Australian NHMRC Senior Research Fellow. T.V. is an Australian NHMRC Industry Career Development Research Fellow. M.A.C. is an Australian NHMRC Principal Research Fellow (APP1059354). We thank Janet C. Reid for conducting cytotoxicity assays. EKSF is an Australian NHMRC Peter Doherty Fellow (APP1157287).