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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. Novel mass spectrometry methods for profiling modified RNA nucleotides in the nervous system

    SBC: Ribonova Inc.            Topic: NIDA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Pseudouridine is the most abundant post transcriptionally modified nucleoside found in ribonucleic acid RNA Pseudouridine is an enzymatically generated isomer of the canonical base uridine with additional hydrogen bonding capabilities and appears to lead to local structural and biochemical effects within RNAs Pseudouridine has been detected in several type ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  2. Polaris Oncology Survivor Transition POST System

    SBC: POLARIS HEALTH DIRECTIONS, INC            Topic: 100

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant By January oncology care providers will be expected to craft Survivorship Care Plans SCPs for all individuals ending active treatment for cancer however there is a lack of systematic study of the impact survivorship planning has on patients providers or healthcare systems The Polaris Oncology Survivorship Transition POST program is a web based sy ...

    STTR Phase II 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  3. mTOR Substrate Phosphorylation: A New Bioassay for Therapeutics

    SBC: COGNIZANCE BIOMARKERS, LLC            Topic: 107

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant There are a growing number of human diseases that have been linked to abnormally enhanced activation of the mammalian target of rapamycin mTOR signaling cascade a central pathway governing eukaryotic protein synthesis These include neurodevelopmental disorders associated with epilepsy autism and intellectual disability as well as cancer obesity and dia ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  4. Neurotrophic Agents for Treating Parkinson's Disaese

    SBC: Seneb Biosciences, Inc.            Topic: 102

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Parkinsonandapos s disease PD is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by motor function and eventually cognitive decline GM depletion is validated as a therapeutic target for Parkinsonandapos s disease PD in clinical studies in which GM replacement stabilized motor function loss and may be disease modifying However GM has poor pharmacologic prop ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  5. Optimization of an integrin enhancing molecule for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

    SBC: STRYKAGEN CORPORATION            Topic: NIAMS

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Duchenne muscular dystrophy is caused by mutations in the dystrophin gene resulting in the loss of the dystrophin glycoprotein complex in skeletal muscle Loss of dystrophin results in reduced sarcolemmal integrity progressive muscle damage and compromised muscle function There is currently no cure and limited treatment options for DMD and all affected child ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  6. Novel sigma-2 receptor modulators for the treatment of cognitive dysfunction

    SBC: COGNITION THERAPEUTICS, INC.            Topic: NIA

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Cognition Therapeutics Inc andapos s mission is to develop effective therapeutics for Alzheimerandapos s disease AD Recent scientific discoveries have identified oligomers of the brain protein A as toxic culprits in disease progression Cognition in partnership with Temple University has identified a novel series of sigma receptor binding modulators t ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  7. DEVELOPMENT OF SMALL MOLECULE THERAPEUTICS AGAINST RNA VIRUSES

    SBC: Fox Chase Chemical Diversity Center, Inc.            Topic: R

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant The ultimate goal of this project is to produce a broad spectrum drug for the treatment of viral infections caused by filoviruses Ebola and Marburg arenaviruses Lassa fever and rhabdoviruses rabies We and others have determined that efficient budding of these emerging human pathogens is dependent on the subversion of host proteins such as Nedd and t ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  8. Measuring Bladder Permeability with MRI using a Novel Contrast Agent Formulation

    SBC: LIPELLA PHARMACEUTICALS INC.            Topic: 400

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant This project entails the development of a novel dual component MRI contrast agent formulation for the detecting permeability in the luminal surface of the urinary bladder The purpose of having such a test is ultimately to allow clinicians in certain circumstances to differentially diagnose a chronic non infectious inflammation of the urinary bladder from a ...

    STTR Phase I 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  9. Remote Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment Service for Alcohol (R-BIRT)

    SBC: POLARIS HEALTH DIRECTIONS, INC            Topic: NIAAA

    DESCRIPTIONprovided by applicantSignificanceThe USPHSTFSAMHSACDCand NIAAA have affirmed the importance of screening in medical settings for alcohol consumption that exceeds the NIAAA low risk limitsbrief educational and motivational counseling for those who screen positive or have other evidence of an Alcohol Use Disorderandwhen appropriatereferral to treatmentSBIRTHowevertranslation to clinical p ...

    STTR Phase II 2015 Department of Health and Human ServicesNational Institutes of Health
  10. A Low-Cost Portable Multiplex Serum Molecular Test for HBV and HCV Detection

    SBC: Lenima Field Diagnostics LLC            Topic: R

    DESCRIPTION provided by applicant Hepatitis B HB and hepatitis C HC are two of the most widespread infections worldwide caused by the blood borne HB virus HBV and HC virus HCV respectively About million and million people suffer from chronic HB CHB and chronic HC CHC respectively while about and people die each year due to the consequence of HB and ...

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