Awards

$172K

Allergen???Fc-gamma1 proteins to treat food allergy

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-081
Budget: 06/01/10 - 05/31/11
PI: Andrew Saxon

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The goal of this proposal is to develop and commercialize a novel approach for allergen specific immunotherapy as treatment for severe food allergy. Food allergy affects about 3.5% of the US population and 6% to 8% of young children. It is clearly on the rise. Peanut allergy, which affects around 1% of the p...

$300K

Cat allergen-human Fc-gamma1 chimeric proteins to treat cat allergy

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-115
Budget: 05/01/10 - 04/30/11
PI: Andrew Saxon

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The overall goal of this SBIR proposal is to develop and commercialize a new approach for allergen specific immunotherapy as treatment for cat allergy. This proposal will provide a novel therapeutic for a very important inhalant allergen and serve as a model for the application of this approach to other key ...