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The Award database is continually updated throughout the year. As a result, data for FY20 is not expected to be complete until September, 2021.

  1. Axonal Transport HTS Platform for Neurodegeneration Drug Discovery

    SBC: Bellbrook Labs, LLC            Topic: 106

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Neurodegenerative diseases that affect motor neurons such as PD ALS and HD represent an enormous unmet medical need that is growing with the aging population Existing treatments have little or no effect on the course of disease and patients have to cope with the loss of brain and body function for the rest of their lives Defects in the transport of organell ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. Development of a novel highly effective influenza vaccine

    SBC: Flugen, Inc.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Seasonal influenza flu virus an NIAID category C priority pathogen causes widespread infection resulting in at least million cases of severe illness and deaths worldwide Young children and elderly or immunocompromised individuals are typically at greater risk of severe illness or death from influenza Newly emerging strains can result ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. Development of Peptide Antibiotic Nucleic Acids

    SBC: NUBAD, LLC            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant One of the challenges of research in infectious diseases is to find ways to use the increasing knowledge of the mechanisms underlying disease transformation and progression to develop novel therapeutic strategies for diseases such as increasing menace of bacterial infections Targeting specific RNA such as rRNA which are involved in proliferation and survival ...

    STTR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. Development of iCrystal System for Rapid Crystallization of Biological Macromolecules

    SBC: JUXTOPIA, LLC            Topic: 100

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Biological macromolecules are the machinery of life and understanding their function helps scientists to develop new drug treatments that target specific human diseases In this regard crystallization is routinely employed for the understanding of the molecular structures and the interactions of proteins with other biological and non biological materials Desp ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Synthetic lubricin biomaterial for osteoarthritis

    SBC: ARTICULATE BIOMEDICAL, LLC            Topic: NIAMS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Osteoarthritis OA is a significant contributor to human morbidity and mortality with an economic burden exceeding $ billion annually in the United States Lubricin is a natural lubricant of the articular cartilage of the knee and the intraarticular administration of lubricin prevents OA progression following knee injury However the manufacture of lubrici ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. Biological treatment of bacterial keratitis

    SBC: AMEBAGONE, INC.            Topic: N

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Staphylococcus is the most common cause of infections worldwide The pathogen persists asymptomatically on human skin from which it may spread to ocular tissues and cause corneal infection When this happens corneal bacterial keratitis can occur and if not treated effectively it may lead to blindness Multi Drug Resistant MDR variants of S aureus Sa are ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Electronic Optimization of Stem Cell Derived Human Cardiac Myocytes

    SBC: Cytocybernetics Inc            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant As part of the FDA approval process for novel therapeutic drugs safety screening demonstrating that the new drug does not have deleterious effects on the human cardiac action potential is required Healthy human heart cells are not available for such preclinical drug testing There is currently no consensus on the best experimental approach to provide the most ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Prostate Cancer Assessment Via Integrated 3D ARFI Elasticity Imaging and Multi-Parametric MRI

    SBC: Kitware, Inc.            Topic: 102

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Prostate cancer PCA is the most common non skin cancer and the second leading cause of cancer death in American men with over new cases diagnosed and over PCA deaths annually in the United States Ultrasound guided biopsy is the standard of care for confirming cancer typically following elevated PSA levels however it has been estimated that ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Mass Spectrometric Screening of the Effect of Chemical Toxicants on the Human Epitranscriptome during Stem Cell Differentiation

    SBC: ATHGHIN BIOTECHNOLOGY, INC.            Topic: 113

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Epitranscriptomics explores levels and evolution of RNA modifications as a response from intra and inter cellular stimuli These modifications and the levels at which they are present are emerging as important regulators of biological processes Perturbations such as chemical toxicants exposure can alter the patterns of specific modifications on RNA sub types ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. The Development of a High-Throughput Assay to Screen Chemical Compounds in Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Derived Neural Cells

    SBC: ATHGHIN BIOTECHNOLOGY, INC.            Topic: 113

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The long term objective of this application is to provide a high throughput platform to test the effects of chemical exposure on human brain development In the US chemicals are not required for health or environmental safety testing before their incorporation in consumer products Over registered chemicals are in commerce most of which are used withou ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
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