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Synthetic Biologics gets $500K CDC contract for ribaxamase study

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Rockville-based Synthetic Biologics Inc. received a federal research contract worth more than a half-million to support its research on a treatment designed to protect the gut microbiome from the unintended effects of some antibiotics. The contract for $521,014 from the Centers for ...

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