Sparta Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

San Ramon, CA 94583

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $193K
First Award Date 01/13/00
Most Recent Award Date 01/13/00

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Sun Show-Li Sun 1

1 Award Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 01/13/00 - 12/31/00

The pyrimidone nucleoside 5-iodo2'-pyrimidone-2'deoxyribose (IPdR) was initially developed as a anti-viral agent since it was thought it would be a substrate for viral but not mammalian thymidine kinase. Subsequent studies have demonstrated that IPdR can be converted to IUdR by aldehyde oxidase present mainly ...