Superferon, Inc.

Gainesville, FL 32607

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $0.0
First Award Date 09/03/99
Most Recent Award Date 09/03/99

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Perrin George Q Perrin 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 09/03/99 - 08/31/01

The type I interferon (IFN), IFN beta (IFN beta), is the only FDA- approved immunotherapeutic for the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS), but unfortunately causes toxic side effects. Another type I IFN, IFNtau, originally identified for its pregnancy recognition role in ruminants, has been found to have similar positive activities to the other...