LUCERNA, INC.

Basic Information

1300 YORK AVE, LC-523
NEW YORK, NY, 10065-4805

Company Profile

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Additional Details

Field Value
DUNS: 961919508
Hubzone Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Woman Owned: N
Number of Employees: n/a


  1. Fluorescent RNA foci assay for FXTAS drug discovery

    Amount: $207,922.00

    PROJECT SUMMARY Fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome (FXTAS) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder that that predominately affects adults over the age of 50. Individuals afflicted with ...

    SBIR Phase I 2014 Department of Health and Human Services
  2. New toolkit to visualize RNAs in living cells

    Amount: $1,235,209.00

    PROJECT SUMMARY Over the past 10 years it has become increasingly apparent that there is exceptional complexity in the RNA population in cells. This diverse RNA pool includes microRNAs, Piwi-interacti ...

    SBIR Phase II 2014 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. Live-Cell Assays of ER and Golgi Enzyme Activities

    Amount: $298,937.00

    DESCRIPTION: Sirtuins and ADP ribosyltransferases (ARDTs) are two families of related enzymes that have important medically relevant functions. For example, SIRT3, a mitochondrial sirtuin, controls m ...

    SBIR Phase I 2013 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. SBIR Phase I: Live-cell metabolite sensors for improving biofuel production

    Amount: $149,733.00

    This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase I project involves the development of fluorescent metabolite sensors that enable high-throughput screening of genetically improved biofuel-producin ...

    SBIR Phase I 2013 National Science Foundation
  5. Methyltransferease sensors for homogenous HTS assays

    Amount: $216,247.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Methyltransferases (MTs) are a diverse class of enzymes that catalyze the transfer of a methyl group from S-adenosylmethionine (SAM) to a substrate molecule. MTs c ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. New toolkit to visualize RNAs in living cells

    Amount: $315,412.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Over the past 10 years it has become increasingly apparent that there is exceptional complexity in the RNA population in cells, including microRNAs, Piwi-interacti ...

    SBIR Phase I 2012 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. Clozapine Sensors for Improving Therapeutic Treatments of Schizophrenia

    Amount: $328,597.00

    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Schizophrenia is a chronic and debilitating brain disorder that affects about 1.1 percent of the US population age 18 and older in a given year and account for 5% ...

    SBIR Phase I 2011 Department of Health and Human Services

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