Athena Neurosciences Inc.

Basic Information

800f Gateway Blvd
S San Francisco, CA, 94080

Company Profile

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Additional Details

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


  1. IN VITRO MODEL OF THE BLOOD-BRAIN BARRIER

    Amount: $500,000.00

    THE BARRIER TO DIFFUSION AND TRANSPORT OF SUBSTANCES FROM THE BLOOD INTO THE BRAIN IS DENOTED THE BLOOD-BRAIN BARRIER. THE BLOOD-BRAIN SEVERELY LIMITS DELIVERY TO THE BRAIN OF DRUGS THAT COULD BE BENE ...

    SBIR Phase II 1990 Department of Health and Human Services
  2. CHARACTERIZ. OF AMYLOID PRECURSOR FRAGMENTS IN PLASMA

    Amount: $299,064.00

    ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE IS CURRENTLY THOUGHT TO AFFECT AS MANY AS 1 TO 3 MILLION PEOPLE IN THE UNITED STATES ALONE. IT HASRECENTLY BEEN FOUND THAT THE CORE A4 PEPTIDE OF THE SENILE PERSON'S PLAQUE (ONE HA ...

    SBIR Phase II 1990 Department of Health and Human Services
  3. IDENTIFICATION OF ALZHEIMER'S-SPECIFIC TAU ALTERATIONS

    Amount: $50,000.00

    ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE (AD) IS A DEVASTATING ILLNESS CURRENTLY AFFECTING OVER 2.5 MILLION PEOPLE IN THE UNITED STATES, WITHFINANCIAL COSTS FOR DIAGNOSIS AND LONG-TERM CARE EXCEEDING $50 BILLION ANNUALLY. ...

    SBIR Phase I 1989 Department of Health and Human Services
  4. IDENTIFICATION OF ALZHEIMER-SPECIFIC ANTIGENS IN CSF

    Amount: $50,000.00

    THE OBJECTIVE OF THIS RESEARCH IS TO DEFINE ANTIGENS IN THE CEREBROSPINAL FLUID (CSF) THAT ARE SPECIFIC TO ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE. ULTIMATELY, THE POTENTIAL RESULTS OF THIS EFFORT MAY BE THE DEVELOPMENT ...

    SBIR Phase I 1989 Department of Health and Human Services
  5. SYNTHESIS AND EVALUATIONOF AGENTS FOR BRAIN NEOPLASMS

    Amount: $50,000.00

    THE POOR PROGNOSIS ASSOCIATED WITH BRAIN NEOPLASMS IS A SIGNIFICANT HEALTH PROBLEM IN THE UNITED STATES. CURRENT CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC APPROACHES HAVE BEEN LIMITED BY THE INABILITY TO ACHIEVE THERAPEUTIC C ...

    SBIR Phase I 1989 Department of Health and Human Services
  6. IN VITRO MODEL OF THE BLOOD-BRAIN BARRIER

    Amount: $50,000.00

    N/A

    SBIR Phase I 1989 Department of Health and Human Services
  7. CHARACTERIZ. OF AMYLOID PRECURSOR FRAGMENTS IN PLASMA

    Amount: $50,000.00

    N/A

    SBIR Phase I 1989 Department of Health and Human Services

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