Samaritan Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Las Vegas, NV 89109

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $539K
First Award Date 06/21/04
Most Recent Award Date 06/01/07

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Lecanu Laurent Lecanu 1
Papadopoulos Vassilios Papadopoulos 1
Everall Ian Paul Everall 1

3 Awards Won

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-33
Budget: 06/01/07 - 05/31/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Currently up to 50% of HIV infected individuals including those taking antiretroviral therapy have mild neurocognitive disorder. Furthermore, the population living with HIV infection continues to grow and there are now over one million people living with HIV in the US and 42 million around the world. This ind...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/04 - 08/31/06

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The acetylcholinesterase inhibitors (AchEI) are currently the most broadly used drugs to treat AIzheirmer's disease (AD). Unfortunately none of the beneficial effect lasts for more than a short two years time period, probably due to the progressive degeneration of the cholinergic neurons. This indicates that ...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 06/21/04 - 05/31/06

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Presently, there exists no simple minimally invasive test, such as a blood test, that can differentiate patients affected by Alzheimer's disease (AD) from healthy individuals. Our long-term goal is to develop new strategies for determining prognosis or predicting response to therapy. This will provide tools t...