Islet Transplantation with Chimeric Donor Pigs

Award Information
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Branch: N/A
Contract: 2R44DK057986-02
Agency Tracking Number: 1R43DK057986-01
Amount: $3,000,000.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2004
Solicitation Year: 2004
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: PHS2004-2
Small Business Information
2614 N. 161 AVE., OMAHA, NE, 68116
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 WILLIAM Beschorner
 (402) 559-2235
Business Contact
Phone: (402) 559-2235
Research Institution
More than 1 million Americans have type I (insulin dependent) diabetes. Transplantation of human islets, with the appropriate immune suppression, can provide a long-term insulin free cure. However, there is a severe shortage of human islet donors availabl

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