Thios Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Emeryville, CA 94608

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $200K
First Award Date 09/15/02
Most Recent Award Date 05/15/03

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Hemmerich Stefan Hemmerich 2

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 05/15/03 - 11/14/03

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tuberculosis) is a major pathogen of global importance. Despite the availability of chemotherapy and the Bacille Calmette-Guerin vaccine, M. tuberculosis continues to claim more lives than any other single infectious agent. Recent years have seen increased incidence of tubercul...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/15/02 - 03/15/03

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Objective of this proposal is to develop a novel adhesion-blocking antibody for therapy of chronic inflammatory diseases like asthma and rheumatoid arthritis. Current treatments involve steroids or inhibition of inflammatory cytokines. An alternative approach is modulation of cell adhesion that is expected...