Analytical Biotechnology Services

Watertown, MA 02472

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $106K
First Award Date 03/15/00
Most Recent Award Date 03/15/00

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Leavis Paul Clifton Leavis 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 03/15/00 - 08/31/00

The broad, long term objective of this project is to develop therapeutic approaches to block apoptosis. The major inducible heat shock protein Hsp72 protects cells from most stresses and thus represents a generalized repair/stress resistance component. Hsp72 not only refolds damaged proteins but also interferes with the cell death signaling path...