Galleria mellonella

Testing different treatments against F. novicida infection

Galleria mellonella Francisella novicida and Fosmidomycin #1



McKenney ES, Sargent M, Khan H, Uh E, Jackson ER, San Jose G, Couch RD, Dowd CS, van HoekML. Lipophilic prodrugs of FR900098 are antimicrobial against Francisella novicida in vivo and in vitro and show GlpT independent efficacy. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e38167. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0038167