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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. Advancing a novel portable detection method for cannabis intoxication

    SBC: Brain Solutions, LLC            Topic: NIDA

    Intoxication from marijuana MJ impairs psychomotor performance and at least doubles the risk of motor vehicle accidents The ongoing wave of legalization of MJ has brought increasing prevalence of driving while intoxicated with MJ However there is no quantitative biologic test that can accurately determine whether an individual is acutely impaired from MJ intoxication Assays of the primary in ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. Antibody targeting of ADAM for treatment of triple negative breast cancer

    SBC: Adecto Pharmaceuticals, Inc.            Topic: NCI

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Triple negative breast cancers TNBCs account for of breast cancer deaths and lack targeted therapies Drs Sonenshein Mineva and Romagnoli and their co workers recently identified the non essential cell surface protein ADAM A Disintegrin and Metalloprotease as a pivotal promoter of breast tumor growth and metastasis and validated it as a target o ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. Developing Therapeutics That Target RAD To Treat Leukemia and Lymphoma

    SBC: Cyteir Therapeutics, Inc.            Topic: NCI

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Genomic instability is a hallmark of cancer and represents a targetable vulnerability yet is underdeveloped as a therapeutic area The central goal of this Phase program is to complete the early preclinical development of a new class of new cancer therapeutics that uniquely target RAD delivering effective cancer cell selective therapy in subsets of bioma ...

    STTR Phase II 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. Development Characterization and Commercialization of a Viably Frozen Patient Inclusive Hepatocellular Carcinoma Tumor Bank

    SBC: Woodland Pharmaceuticals LLC            Topic: 103

    Abstract Hepatocellular carcinoma HCC is a disease of growing incidence globally including in the US by per year With the recent success of anti viral therapies the etiology of HCC in the American population is projected to shift from viral HBV HCV hepatitis to primarily fatty liver disease in the near future Currently only one effective systemic therapy has been developed for HCC ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Development of An Integrated High Throughput Imaging and Image Analysis Platform for Muscle

    SBC: CytoInformatics LLC            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant There is growing awareness that weakness of muscle is a significant biomedical health issue associated with many different chronic diseases and aging There are a variety of different diseases that affect muscle including muscular dystrophy fibromyalgia cerebral palsy amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and myasthenia gravis each of which carries its own uniqu ...

    STTR Phase II 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. Development of PAR Pepducins as a Novel Antithrombotic Treatment

    SBC: OASIS PHARMACEUTICALS, LLC            Topic: NHLBI

    Coronary artery disease remains the leading cause of death in the United States Platelets play an important role in the pathogenesis of acute coronary syndrome ACS as platelet activation aggregation and secretion are key components of arterial thrombus formation Despite dual anti platelet therapy for ACS and percutaneous coronary interventions PCI many patients sustain a high incidence u ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. Development of PAR Pepducins for the Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis

    SBC: OASIS PHARMACEUTICALS, LLC            Topic: NIAMS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Atopic dermatitis AD or severe eczema is a very common life long skin disease with of adults in the US requiring systemic therapy Clinical manifestations of AD include multiple inflamed lesions erosions accompanied by lichenification thick leathery skin fibrotic papules and severely dry skin with increased susceptibility to infection A major uncont ...

    STTR Phase II 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Development of Structure Based Potential for Protein Mapping

    SBC: ACPHARIS            Topic: 100

    The binding sites of proteins include smaller regions called hot spots that are major contributors to the binding free energy and hence are crucial to binding any ligand at that site Hot spots can be determined by screening libraries of fragment sized organic molecules for binding to the target protein by X ray crystallography or nuclear magnetic resonance NMR The computational mapping algori ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Drug eluting Brachytherapy Implants for Chemo radiation Therapy

    SBC: TheraNano LLC            Topic: 102

    Prostate cancer PCa is the second leading cause of cancer death in American men with deaths and new cases estimated in the US in Radiation therapy is one of the standard therapies for high and intermediate risk patients and is a non surgical therapy option for low risk patients A combined chemo radiation therapy CRT approach has been shown in several trials to improve s ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Enabling point of care molecular diagnostics by developing an adaptive PCR instrument and on demand kit reagents

    SBC: BIOVENTURES, INC            Topic: 172

    Because of its high sensitivity polymerase chain reaction PCR is the gold standard for the diagnosis of many infectious diseases but generally only implemented in well equipped laboratories One of the major roadblocks for expanding PCR to point of care markets is the lack of simple robust single tube PCR designs which preserve its laboratory based high sensitivity and specificity In this F ...

    STTR Phase I 2017 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
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