Epicentre Technologies Corporation

1202 Ann Street
Madison, WI 53713

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $200K
First Award Date 09/30/90
Most Recent Award Date 08/01/00

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Jendrisak Jerome Jendrisak 2 Message
Guarino Linda A. Guarino 1
Dahl Gary A. Dahl 1 Message

3 Awards Won

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 08/01/00 - 11/30/01

Baculovirus Expression Vectors are widely used for high-level protein production with applications in medical therapeutics, diagnostics, vaccines, and drug discovery. The power of the baculovirns system is due to the viral RNA polymerase. This is a simple four-subunit complex that has, in addition to its catalytic activity, the ability to specif...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 2000
Budget: 01/01/00 - 12/31/00

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 09/30/90 - 03/30/91

Recently, researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison found that the bacterial phytotoxin Tagetitoxin is a potent inhibitor of Escherichia coli RNA polymerase in vitro. This common mechanism of action with known antibiotics such as rifampicin and streptolydigin suggests that Tagetitoxin or derivatives thereof have potential as new antimic...