Alba Therapeutics Corporation

Baltimore, MD 21224

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $265K
First Award Date 03/15/06
Most Recent Award Date 03/15/06

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Paterson Blake M Paterson 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 03/15/06 - 02/28/07

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The trigger for autoimmune destruction of pancreatic beta cells in Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is unclear. Evidence exists for the role of increased intestinal permeability, secondary to intestinal tight junctions (tj) disassembly, in the pathogenesis of various autoimmune diseases including T1 D. Over the last dec...