Monash University's Jian Li And Roger Nation

Monash University's Jian Li And Roger Nation

Monash University via Bloomberg

Roger Nation, right, and Jian Li, professors of pharmacology at Monash University in Melbourne. “We’re basically re-developing a 50-year-old antibiotic,” said Nation, who together with Li, has written or contributed to more than 60 papers on colistin and related medicines known as polymyxins. “We get a lot of e-mails and phone calls from physicians from around the world wanting advice on dosing their patients.”