Biotech firms show interest in developing antibiotics

05/17/2011 | Bloomberg

Biotech companies are increasing research into antibiotics, which large drugmakers are less frequently pursuing because of a lack of revenue opportunities, as strains of drug-resistant bacteria begin to emerge. One such company is Optimer Pharmaceuticals, which expects to get FDA approval by the end of the month for Dificid, an antibiotic against stomach infection.

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