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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. Nomethiazoles Harnessing GABA and NO mimetic activity for Alzheimer's therapy

    SBC: sGC Pharma Inc.            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Alzheimer's disease (AD) occurs in one out of eight Americans of age 65 and affects 43% of the elderly over 85. Current FDA-approved drugs only provide symptomatic relief of AD. There is a pressing need to discover newdisease-modifying medications. AD is multifactorial in origin and progression. A drug attenuating several underlying factors is a preferred ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. A Novel Insulin Pathway Agonist for Alzheimer's Disease

    SBC: MEDCHEM PARTNERS LLC            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Even though the association of -amyloid peptide (A ) deposition and Alzheimer's Disease (AD) underpins the major hypothesis for disease progression and possibly causation and several drugs addressing the formation or removal of -amyloid plaques have entered clinical trials, no effective therapy exists to date for AD. This reality calls for new targets th ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. A Small Molecule to Activate Tumor Immunity after PLX403 in V600E BRAF Melanoma

    SBC: ARISAPH PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.            Topic: NCI

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): In the United States, around 76,250 new cases of melanoma and 9,180 melanoma-related deaths are predicted for 2012. With the therapeutic options currently available, metastatic melanoma patients face the bleak prospectof at best, 10 month's survival and a one-in-ten chance of surviving for 10 years. Surgery and radiation therapy are the mainstay of treatme ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. High Yield Human Hepatocyte Isolation

    SBC: ORGAN SOLUTIONS, LLC            Topic: NIDDK

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): End-stage liver disease claims about 30,000 lives in the US. Many patients become too ill to tolerate liver transplantation, and even if transplantation were indicated, there is a severe shortage of viable donor organsand only 28% of the wait-listed patients receive transplants. Development and translational studies with novel alternatives to organ transplanta ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Urinary Biomarkers of Renal Mitochondrial Dysfunction

    SBC: SCHNELLGEN, INC.            Topic: NIEHS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long-term goal of this project is to identify and validate biomarkers of mitochondrial dysfunction due to environmental stressors. Diverse acute insults from surgery, trauma, ischemia/reperfusion (I/R) and drug andenvironmental chemical toxicity lead to mitochondrial dysfunction and result in cell injury and death in many organs/tissues (e.g. heart, lung, b ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. Topical Therapeutic to Promote Healing of Chronic Wounds

    SBC: Phoenicia Biosciences, Inc.            Topic: NIGMS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Chronic refractory, or non-healing, wounds or ulcerations of the extremities represent a major medical condition affecting millions of patients. A chronic wound is defined as a wound that does not show signs of significant healing, or progresses, after use of topical/surgical treatment measures for six months. Non-healing wounds affect 6.5 million patients, aff ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Pharmacological Targeting of Endothelial Dysfunction in Atherogenesis

    SBC: RIPARIAN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Pharmacological Targeting of Endothelial Dysfunction in Atherogenesis Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States and is an emerging epidemic world-wide. In particular, atherosclerosis is a life-threatening disease strongly associated with risk factors such as elevated cholesterol levels, high blood pressure and d ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Selective HDAC1/2 inhibitors for hemoglobinopathies

    SBC: ACETYLON PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long term goal of this project is a selective Histone Deacetylase 1 and 2 (HDAC1/2) inhibitor for the treatment of patients with the beta-hemoglobinopathies sickle cell anemia and beta- thalassemia. An estimated 400,000 children are born each year with one of these hemoglobin disorders. Few treatments exist to alleviate the symptoms of hemoglobinopathies an ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. A Visualization Tool for Computer-Aided Diagnosis of Focal Cortical Dysplasia

    SBC: CORTICOMETRICS LLC            Topic: NINDS

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This project proposes to build computer-aided diagnostic (CAD) software for use in identifying cortical malformations known as Focal Cortical Dysplasias (FCDs), which are a common cause of epileptic seizures. The intentis for the software, used by a neuroradiologist at a clinical workstation, to decrease the time- intensive nature of the current diagnostic proc ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. CDX-301 and Plerixafor Combination in Stem Cell Mobilization for Transplantation

    SBC: Celldex Therapeutics, Inc.            Topic: OD

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overarching goal of this proposal is to evaluate a novel method to mobilize and procure a hematopoietic stem cell (HSC) allograft which we hypothesize will lead to rapid hematopoietic engraftment but cause less graft versus host disease (GVHD) compared to G-CSF mobilized peripheral blood stem cells (G-PBSC) following allogeneic HSC transplantation (HSCT). W ...

    STTR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
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