National Centre of Competence in Research – AntiResist:
New approaches to combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria
The research consortium NCCR AntiResist involves 29 research groups in Switzerland and Israel and is centered at its home institution, the University of Basel. The network includes researchers from the ETH Zürich, the EPFL Lausanne, the University of Zurich, the University Hospital Zürich, the University of Lausanne and the Ben-Gurion University in Beer-Sheva, Israel. Research groups of the University of Basel, the University Hospital Basel and the Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering (D-BSSE) of ETH-Zürich at Basel are located in close proximity on the Life Science Campus in Basel. Current project partnerships with industry include Roche, Polyphor and BioVersys.