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DENGUE VACCINE DEVELOPMENT

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Award ID:
3977
Program Year/Program:
1988 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
3977
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
HAWAII BIOTECH, INC.
99-193 AIEA HEIGHTS DRIVE, SUITE 200 AIEA, HI -
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1988
Title: DENGUE VACCINE DEVELOPMENT
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $553,000.00
 

Abstract:

THE ULTIMATE OBJECTIVE OF THIS PROJECT IS THE PRODUCTION OF A DENGUE VACCINE. THE FOUR DENGUE VIRUSES (SEROTYPES) AS A GROUP ARE BY FAR THE MOST IMPORTANT VIRUSES TRANSMITTED TO MAN BY ARTHROPODS AND IN TERMS OF GLOBAL MORBIDITY ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR SEVERAL HUNDRED THOUSAND TO SEVERAL MILLION CASES ANNUALLY. IN PHASE I RANDOM FRAGMENTS OF THE DENGUE VIRUS 2 (RNA) GENOME WILL BE CLONED INTO A BACTERIAL EXPRESSION VECTOR. THESE RANDOMLY GENERATED FRAGMENTS WILL BE PRODUCED IN TWO WAYS TO ENSURE COMPLETE COVERAGE OF THE RNA GENOME.

Principal Investigator:

Morton Mandel
8084875565

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Hawaii Biotechnology Group Inc
99-193 Aiea Heights Dr Aiea, HI 96701

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No