Northwest Biotherapeutics, Inc.

Bethesda, MD 20814

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $100K
First Award Date 06/01/97
Most Recent Award Date 09/10/04

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Boynton Alton L Boynton 2
Holmes Eric Holmes 1

3 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/10/04 - 08/31/05

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men and results in the second highest cancer death rate. Effective treatment options exist for localized prostate cancer, however there are few available treatment options once the disease has spread outside the prostate. As a result, accurate diagnosis and stagin...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 02/18/99 - 03/30/00

Prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) is an effective cell surface marker for prostatic epithelial cells and is increased in expression in prostatic cancer, particularly the more aggressive forms of the disease. We have prepared a panel of monoclonal antibodies for extracellular epitopes present on PSMA. Studies will be conducted to determi...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 06/01/97 - 11/30/97

The long term goals of this project ar to: 1) develop a sensitive and accurate diagnostic urine test for prostate cancer; and, 2) create a "prostate profile" identifying prognostic subgroups of prostate cancer based on expression of molecular markers. We detected in urine sample the expression of specific ...