Trana Discovery provides a proprietary drug discovery technology platform that enables its partners to discover new treatments of bacterial, viral, and fungal infectious diseases.

HLB/Citrus Greening Disease

First identified in the US about 10 years ago, Huanglongbing (HLB), also known as Citrus Greening Disease, is a bacterial plant disease that destroys citrus trees.



Using the tRNA platform; Trana Discovery aims to bring a novel pesticide to this market. A market in desperate need of effective and timely therapies.


Our assays screen compounds to identify potential drug candidates that work through a novel mechanism of action: inhibition of the target pathogen(s) ability to use an organism-specific transfer RNA (tRNA), essential for propagation.

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