Nextera Therapeutics, Inc.

Vernon Hills, IL 60061

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $107K
First Award Date 06/15/00
Most Recent Award Date 06/15/00

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Potempa Lawrence A Potempa 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 06/15/00 - 12/14/00

The acute phase host defense response (APR) is a survival mechanism of innate (non-specific, natural) immunity, triggered by the body as an immediate response to any minor or major threat to tissue integrity. Any damage or breach of tissues, such as occurs in wounds, compromises two important functions of innate immunity, 1.) as a barrier to the...