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Preclinical Efficacy And Safety Evaluation Of Graphene Nanoparticle-based…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
Program Year/Program:
2013 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
R43DK098959
Solicitation Year:
2013
Solicitation Topic Code:
NIDDK
Solicitation Number:
PA13-088
Small Business Information
NOVATARG, INC.
R DAVID THOMAS CENTER BOX 90344 DURHAM, NC 27708-
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2013
Title: Preclinical Efficacy And Safety Evaluation Of Graphene Nanoparticle-based Magneti
Agency: HHS
Contract: 1R43DK098959-01A1
Award Amount: $415,078.00
 

Abstract:

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): There are approximately 12 million people suffering from autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) worldwide. ADPKD is a chronic condition with no effective drug therapies available; dialysis and transplantation are performed at costs of gt 2 billion/year in the US. NovaTarg has developed a novel and kidney selective approach to PKD treatment which is expected to generate drugs that block underlying disease processes and to provide innovative therapies for PKDpatients. PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: There are approximately 12 million people suffering from autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) worldwide. ADPKD is a chronic condition with no effective drug therapies available; dialysis and transplantation are performed at costs of gt 2 billion/year in the US. NovaTarg has developed a novel and kidney selective approach to PKD treatment which is expected to generate drugs that block underlying disease processes and to provide innovative therapies for PKD patients.

Principal Investigator:

Ken W. Batchelor
919-354-1066
kwb10@duke.edu

Business Contact:

Kenneth W. Batchelor
919-406-4367
kwb10@duke.edu
Small Business Information at Submission:

NOVATARG, INC.
R DAVID THOMAS CENTER BOX 90344 DURHAM, NC 27708-

EIN/Tax ID: 127152179
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No