VALA SCIENCES, INC.

Company Information

Company Name
VALA SCIENCES, INC.
Address
VALA SCIENCES, INC.
SAN DIEGO, CA, 92121-3212
Phone
n/a
URL
http://www.valasciences.com
DUNS
612181532
Number of Employees
22
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N

Award Totals

PROGRAM/PHASE
AWARD AMOUNT ($)
NUMBER OF AWARDS
SBIR Phase I
$2,939,526.00
7
SBIR Phase II
$3,770,031.00
4
STTR Phase I
$1,277,609.00
6
STTR Phase II
$5,183,866.00
4
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Award List

  1. A New Toxicity Screen to Assess Mitochondrial DNA Content and Protein Synthesis

    Amount: $270,126.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Investment in research and development by pharmaceutical companies has more than tripled since the early 1990's, but the number of the new molecular entity (NME) a ...

    SBIR Phase I 2010 Department of Health and Human Services
  2. Live cell and HCS assays to quantify production of cardiomyocytes from stem cells

    Amount: $249,866.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Heart failure is a leading cause of mortality in modern society, and is results from the death of cardiac myocytes. Contractile function of failing hearts can be r ...

    STTR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. HT Image Assay of Lipid Droplet Formation in Human Adipocytes

    Amount: $142,606.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Obesity is an increasing health problem in the US, as it limits mobility and is an independent contributing factor to the development of diabetes and heart disease ...

    SBIR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. Development automated assay-regulators insulin synthesis

    Amount: $200,371.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We propose to develop an automated screen for small molecules that modulate insulin promoter activity. The assay is based upon a mouse insulinoma, MIN6, that norma ...

    STTR Phase I 2006 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. Live cell and HCS assays to quantify production of cardiomyocytes from stem cells

    Amount: $1,305,875.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Heart failure is a leading cause of mortality in modern society, and is the result from the death of cardiac myocytes. Contractile function of failing hearts can b ...

    STTR Phase II 2007 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. HT Image Assay of Lipid Droplet Formation in Human Adipocytes

    Amount: $934,943.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Obesity is an overwhelming problem in Western Society, as approximately 30% of the American adult population is overweight. Obesity is dangerous not only because o ...

    SBIR Phase II 2008 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. Automated analysis of skeletal muscle fiber crossectional area and metabolic type

    Amount: $153,853.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The accurate quantification of skeletal muscle morphology is desired by researcher investigating a wide variety of health issues such as aging, muscle denervat ...

    STTR Phase I 2008 Department of Health and Human Services
  8. Automated quantification of lipid droplets in fatty liver tissue sections

    Amount: $151,754.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is emerging as a health crisis and is caused by the accumulation of lipid within liver cells (hepatocytes). The disease i ...

    STTR Phase I 2008 Department of Health and Human Services
  9. Automated Analysis of Skeletal Muscle Fiber Cross-sectional Area and Metabolic Ty

    Amount: $1,188,087.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The accurate quantification of skeletal muscle morphology is desired in a wide variety of medical areas such as muscle regeneration, muscular dystrophy, exercise p ...

    STTR Phase II 2011 Department of Health and Human Services
  10. Automated quantification of lipid droplets in fatty liver tissue sections

    Amount: $1,458,397.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): NonAlcoholic Fatty liver is associated with obesity, and HCV infection, and is a leading cause of fibrosis, cirrhosis, and liver cancer. Lipid droplet formation (s ...

    STTR Phase II 2011 Department of Health and Human Services

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