THIOAPTAMER CAPTURE FOR ADDICTION-RELEVANT PROTEINS

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Amount:
$200,000.00
Program:
SBIR
Contract:
N43DA201000013
Solitcitation Year:
2010
Solicitation Number:
PHS2010-1
Branch:
N/A
Award Year:
2010
Phase:
Phase I
Agency Tracking Number:
N43DA201000013
Solicitation Topic Code:
NIDA
Small Business Information
AM BIOTECHNOLOGIES, LLC
12521 Gulf Freeway, HOUSTON, TX, 77034-4509
Hubzone Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Duns:
788679244
Principal Investigator
 Ross Durland
Business Contact
Phone: (281) 794-2333
Email: mark.shumbera@thioaptamer.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
AM Biotechnologies (AM) will develop renewable thioaptamer protein capture reagents to ten proteins related to drug addiction. Thioaptamers are a type of aptamer containing phosphorodithioate linkages and other modifications that have excellent affinity and specificity for proteins. Because of the unique chemical composition of thioaptamers, they cannot be developed using the Systematic Evolution of Ligands by Exponential (SELEX) amplification method.

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