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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY19 is not expected to be complete until September, 2020.

  1. Comprehensive Glycoproteomic Tool Development for Cancer Biomarkers

    SBC: Protein Metrics Inc.            Topic: 300

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant This project addresses the need for better methods for deciphering the glycosylation of proteins in clinical samples Glycosylation is an important modifier of protein structure and function and contributes to disease processes But we currently know little about the glycosylation of most proteins The current methods for probing glycans on proteins are not su ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. RAP as a therapeutic for regeneration of the optic nerve after insult

    SBC: Novoron Bioscience Inc.            Topic: N

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Like all neurons of the central nervous system CNS retinal ganglion cells fail to regenerate and often die after damage to the optic nerve such as occurs in optic nerve stroke or other optic neuropathies Loss of axonal connectivity and neuronal death that occurs after damage to the optic nerve results in vision loss While therapeutics targeting secondary ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. Development of breakthrough intra-operative detector and imaging system for parat

    SBC: Anasys Instruments Corp.            Topic: 102

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant There are parathyroid glands in the neck and they are responsible for the production of parathyroid hormone which maintains calcium homeostasis throughout the body They are difficult to identify relative to the other tissues in the neck such s lymph nodes fat thyroid etc This has resulted in the incidence of accidental parathyroid removal ranging from ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. Computer-based Prescription Opioid Abuse Prevention for Adolescents

    SBC: HEALTHSIM, INC.            Topic: R42

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Recreational use of prescription opioids among adolescents is a significant and growing public health concern and has been referred to as an emerging epidemic in the U S Although a number of science based interactive drug abuse prevention programs exist focused on preventing use of non prescription drugs among youth to our knowledge no science based inter ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Fluorescence Image-Guided Near Infrared (NIR) Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) Agent

    SBC: PHOTOLITEC LLC            Topic: 102

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Photolitecandapos s patented technology is focused on developing improved agents for tumor imaging image guided surgery and or photodynamic therapy PDT The proposed STTR proposal includes fluorescence image guided PDT a andquot See and Treatandquot approach The fluorescence imaging compound with long wavelength absorption near nm should be extremel ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. A Rapid assay for RNA targeted drugs: Instrumentation Supplement

    SBC: NUBAD, LLC            Topic: 300

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Some of the most significant therapies that treat disease target nucleic acids Drugs that target nucleic acid include cancer drugs antibiotics and antivirals Combined these classes of drugs have annual sales worldwide of $ billion Antibiotics that target nucleic acids account for $ billion of the $ billion of sales annuall for all antibiotics an ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Assessing the Bite Counter as a Tool for Food Intake Monitoring: Phase II

    SBC: BITE TECHNOLOGIES, LLC            Topic: 300

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Self monitoring has been described as the andquot cornerstone of the behavioral treatment of obesityandquot Consistent self monitoring of energy intake is associated with improved dietary adherence and weight loss and maintenance The problem is that individuals are notoriously bad at self monitoring their intake and suffer from an underreporting bias The s ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. RAP as a therapeutic compound for neuronal regeneration after spinal cord injury

    SBC: Novoron Bioscience Inc.            Topic: 101

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant RAP as a therapeutic compound for neuronal regeneration after spinal cord injury Novoron Bioscience Inc RESEARCH andamp RELATED Other Project Information Project Summary There are an estimated to new cases of spinal cord injury SCI each year and million people in the United States are paralyzed in some form due to SCI Currently ther ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Development and in vitro validation of therapy for mucopolysaccharidosis III

    SBC: Phoenix Nest Inc.            Topic: 105

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Sanfilippo disease mucopolysaccharidosis type III MPS III is a devastating neurodegenerative lysosomal storage disorder of childhood for which there is no cure or effective treatment available The fundamental cause of MPS III is an inherited mutation in one of the enzymes required to catabolize heparan sulfate HS a glycosaminoglycan which plays importa ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Human monoclonal antibodies for prevention of S. aureus infections

    SBC: SORRENTO THERAPEUTICS, INC.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Using mouse monoclonal antibodies mAbs raised against the mediators of quorum sensing QS the Auto Inducing Peptides AIPs researchers at The Scripps Research Institute TSRI have demonstrated that S aureus infections can be prevented in animal challenge models This approach known as quorum quenching QQ is unique in at least two significant ways fi ...

    STTR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
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