Encore Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Riverside, CA 92508

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $949K
First Award Date 09/30/03
Most Recent Award Date 08/15/06

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Wechter William J Wechter 1
Benaksas Schwartz Elaine J Benaksas Schwartz 3

4 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 08/15/06 - 07/31/08

Experimental studies conducted under an SBIR Phase I (SBIR I) Grant, 1 R43 AG023510, have identified a compound that is a potential treatment for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Encore Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (EncorePharma ) holds a composition of matter patent for the compound. The compound's mode of action in in vitro testing and its activi...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/01/05 - 08/31/07

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Huntington's Disease (HD) is a hereditary autosomal dominant triplet-repeat disease with complete penetrance, manifest by progressive motor and cognitive deterioration. HD affects males and females in relatively equal numbers, typically presenting with symptoms in the 3rd-4th decade of life. The disorder occu...

Phase 2 SBIR

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

Experimental studies conducted under an SBIR Phase I (SBIR I) Grant, 1 R43 AG023510, have identified a compound that is a potential treatment for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Encore Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (EncorePharma ) holds a composition of matter patent for the compound. The compound's mode of action in in vitro testing and its activi...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/03 - 06/30/04

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) formulations constitute a multi-million dollar US market. Tocopherol supplements are widely used for presumptive health benefits and antioxidant properties; but these supplements are almost exclusively restricted to a-tocopherol. Tocopherol biology is complicated by the fact that...