Antivirals, Inc.

Corvallis, OR 97333

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $0.0
First Award Date 09/30/88
Most Recent Award Date 09/30/88

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Summerton James E Summerton 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 09/30/88 - 03/31/89

Based on work published in 1981, we propose that a novel type of ultra-broad-spectrum antibacterial agent may be possible. Such an agent would bind to a key RNA sequence which is expected to be hypersensitive to inactivation only in procaryotes. If such an antibacterial agent proves feasible then the basic approach may also allow rational desi...