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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. Developing a novel adjuvant system for therapeutic vaccines against lung cancer

    SBC: FasCure Therapeutics LLC            Topic: 102

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Therapeutics is focused on the development of adjuvant systems with desired immune activities for targeted indications The Companyandapos s immune stimulatory adjuvant platform builds on combinatorial use of immune agonists with distinct immune targets and mechanisms of action for the generation of therapeutic immune responses Critical to this platform techno ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human Services
  2. Temozolomide Perillyl Alcohol Conjugate as Treatment for Recurrent Malignant Brain tumors

    SBC: Neonc Technologies, Inc.            Topic: BT

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Glioblastoma multiforme GBM the most common and malignant of all gliomas has a median survival time of months Standard of care chemotherapy using temozolomide TMZ is effective initially but the GBM inevitably recurs and these recurrent tumors are resistant to TMZ There are currently no effective treatment options for patients with TMZ resistant ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. Bone targeted antimicrobials for biofilm-mediated osteolytic infection treatment

    SBC: BIOVINC, LLC            Topic: NIDCR

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Infectious bone disease is a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide Successful treatment often requires surgical intervention with longer term antibiotic therapy Bacterial biofilm pathogens are associated with most osseous infections and represent a major target of therapy The biofilm pathogens associated with chronic bone infections bind to and co ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. An epitope focused nanoparticle vaccine for MRSA and biodefense

    SBC: VLP BIOTECH, INC.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Overall Staphylococcus aureus is a gram positive bacteria which possesses a multitude of virulence factors It is a frequent and severe pathogen in hospitals and of increasing concern in the community where it results in severe skin infections pneumonia bacterial endocarditis and sepsis A significant proportion of these infections are the result of methici ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Modulation of the Innate Immune Response by Fisetin Derivatives for the Treatment of AD

    SBC: VIROGENICS, INC.            Topic: NIAID

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant There are currently no drugs or other therapeutic interventions that can reverse or halt the progression of Alzheimerandapos s disease AD Age is by far the greatest risk factor for AD and it is known from studies in both mice and humans that neuroinflammation is increased with old age and to an even greater extent in AD Therefore a drug that could reduce ...

    STTR Phase II 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. improving Cas9 mediated homologous recombination in pluripotent stem cells

    SBC: Applied Stemcell, Inc.            Topic: 200

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Gene correction therapy is one of the most important application directions in regenerative medicine Scientists are exploring various approaches to introduce targeted mutations corrections to pluripotent stem cells PSCs to establish disease models and or to develop therapeutic agents Emerging technologies such as Zinc Finger Nucleases ZFNs Transcription ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. Protection and Treatment of the Ocular Surface Barrier

    SBC: Proteris Biotech, Inc.            Topic: N

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Dry eye a group of disorders that affects million people over the age of in the USA today is characterized by inadequate hydration and lubrication of the ocular surface The final common pathway for all types of dry eye is disruption of the ocular surface barrier which can be assessed by quantifying uptake of water soluble dyes applied topically to the ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Preclinical Testing of a Novel Flow Diverting Stent for Treating Intracranial Aneurysms

    SBC: NeuroSigma, Inc.            Topic: 101

    DESCRIPTIONprovided by applicantThe purpose of this project is to develop an improvedminimally invasive treatment for intracranial aneurysmsIntracranial aneurysms are spherical outpouchings of blood vessels in the head that result from weakness in the vessel wallUnruptured aneurysms are present in approximatelyof the general populationand rupture can be devastating with a high morbidity and mortal ...

    STTR Phase II 2016 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. Urocortin Gene Transfer for CHF a Paracrine Approach Using Intravenous AAV

    SBC: Renova Therapeutics, Inc.            Topic: NHLBI

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Gene transfer for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases is bedeviled by inability to obtain safely and easily sufficient cardiac transgene expression Current methods of gene transfer for heart disease include intramuscular injection into heart muscle or intracoronary delivery approaches that are cumbersome to apply Consequently we have considered the u ...

    STTR Phase II 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. Single Cell Analysis via Nanoscale Tip Enhanced Laser Ablation Mass Spectrometry

    SBC: Anasys Instruments Corp.            Topic: NIGMS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The goal of the proposed Phase II STTR research is to develop an imaging system capable of detecting and identifying biomolecules in cells and tissue sections with sub cellular spatial resolution The system combines an atomic force microscope AFM with mass spectrometry MS analysis and utilizes a unique tip enhanced laser ablation TELA method developed in ...

    STTR Phase II 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
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