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Company Information:

Company Name: AVANTI POLAR LIPIDS, INC.
City: ALABASTER
State: AL
Zip+4: 35007
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Website URL: N/A
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $100,000.00 1
STTR Phase I $591,622.00 3

Award List:

Organized Lipid Matrix: Structural Integrity and Taste

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2001 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Walter A. Shaw
Award Amount: $100,000.00
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): A new, innovative and patented lipid matrix composed of lysophosphatidylcholine (LPC), monoglycerides (MG) and fatty acids (FA) is readily absorbed, improving the clinical well-being of cystic fibrosis (CF) patients who have compromised fat… More

PPMP as a Ceramide Catabolism Inhibitor for Chemotherapy

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2003 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LOS ANGELES
Principal Investigator: Barry J. Maurer
Award Amount: $249,947.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Our goal is to develop 1-phenyl-2-palmitoylamino-3-morpholino-1-propanol (PPMP) as a clinical inhibitor of ceremide catabolism, in order to enhance the anti-cancer activity of the cytotoxic retinoid, fenretinide (4-HPR). We have reported that 4-HPR increased… More

Novel Reagents to Bypass Limitations of Existing Coagulation Assays

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2009 / STTR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Research Institution: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA CHAPEL HILL
Principal Investigator: Stephen W. Burgess
Award Amount: $241,675.00
RI Contact: N/A
Abstract:
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We propose to identify an optimal short carbon chain lipid species to be used as a surrogate for membranes in a novel and improved blood coagulation factor assays that will improve rapid diagnosis of coagulation disorde rs. Blood coagulation protects the… More