Edmonton company searches for antiviral compounds to treat COVID-19

April 14, 2020 | | Uncategorized |

A University of Alberta spinoff company is adding their cutting-edge technology to the search for antiviral compounds to treat individuals infected with COVID-19. 48Hour Discovery was founded by Ratmir Derda, associate professor in the Department of Chemistry, in 2017. Its revolutionary technology applies the power of big data to the world of molecular discovery by allowing scientists to sift through billions of molecules at once—rather than testing potential compounds individually.
Read the full release on the University of Alberta website

For more information please contact:
John Dwyer, VP Research – Jdwyer@48Hourdiscovery.com
David Alton, VP Finance and Business Development – dalton@48Hourdiscovery.com