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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. 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
  2. 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 ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. 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 ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. 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 ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. 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
  6. Lipidated Stable BAM8-22 Offers a Promising Therapeutic for Neuropathic Pain

    SBC: On Target Therapeutics, LLC            Topic: 106

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Neuropathic pain is a serious health problem that affects millions of people worldwide and occurs in as much as of the general population The management of neuropathic pain in patients is complex with an estimated of individuals refractory to existing analgesic therapies The aging population the diabetes epidemic and the significant cohorts of can ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. "Extra Innings”: Using Serious Gaming and the Science of Baseball to Teach Science and Mathematics

    SBC: DFUSION INC.            Topic: 999

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Due to the rapid advances in science technology engineering and mathematics STEM the United States has been at the forefront of innovation and technology development in the science health and biomedical fields However these continuing advances are in jeopardy as there is a growing national shortage of trained STEM workers While the need for a STEM li ...

    STTR Phase I 2016 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. 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
  9. 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 ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. 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
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