Islet Transplantation with Chimeric Donor Pigs

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$3,000,000.00
Award Year:
2004
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
2R44DK057986-02
Agency Tracking Number:
1R43DK057986-01
Solicitation Year:
2004
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
PHS2004-2
Small Business Information
XIMEREX, INC.
2614 N. 161 AVE., OMAHA, NE, 68116
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
WILLIAM Beschorner
(402) 559-2235
BESCHORNER@XIMEREX.COM
Business Contact:
WILLIAM BESCHORNER
(402) 559-2235
BESCHORNER@XIMEREX.COM
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
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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