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Company Information:

Name: Washburn Therapeutics, Inc.
Address: 6743 Wilkins Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA
Located in HUBZone: No
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $335,770.00 2

Award List:

Development of Cytokine-Inhibiting Gels for Treating Chronic Wounds

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2010 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: HHS
Principal Investigator: Newell R. Washburn
Award Amount: $185,770.00
DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Chronic wounds developed by patients with diabetes are becoming an increasing burden for Americans and our health care system. Diabetic foot ulcers cost tens of thousands of dollars to treat and are the leading cause of lower extremity amputation. While there is… More

Reduction of Burn Progression and Scar Contracture with Cytokine-Neutralizing Gels

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Newell R. Washburn, President – (412) 908-1309
Award Amount: $150,000.00
Washburn Therapeutics Inc. is developing biologically active gels that control inflammation by selectively neutralizing pro-inflammatory cytokines based on a technology being licensed exclusively by the company from Carnegie Mellon University. Preliminary results demonstrated that conjugates of… More