Cisthera, Inc.

Seattle, WA 98103

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $411K
First Award Date 09/01/08
Most Recent Award Date 09/01/10

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Staunton Donald Edward Staunton 2

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-080
Budget: 09/01/10 - 05/31/13

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Prostate cancer is the third most common form of cancer in the US with an estimated 186,320 new cases in 2008 and 28,660 associated deaths. There are no curative treatments for metastatic prostate cancer. The annual cost of treating prostate cancer in the US is approximately 8 billion dollars. The end points ...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-07-80
Budget: 09/01/08 - 08/31/09

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Chronic kidney disease affects twenty million Americans and current treatments, at the cost of 32 billion in 2004, only slow the progression to renal failure. In chronic kidney diseases (CKD) such as diabetic nephropathy, fibrosis, the accumulation of extracellular matrix proteins, disrupts tissue architectur...