Ferrokin Biosciences, Inc.

San Carlos, CA 94070

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $100K
First Award Date 09/30/10
Most Recent Award Date 09/30/10

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Rienhoff Hugh Young Rienhoff 1
Theil Elizabeth C Theil 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-080
Budget: 09/30/10 - 08/31/11

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Improved iron chelators are required with the lifelong transfusion treatment of the genetic anemias, Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) and the Thalassemias (THL), because the regular blood transfusions, lead to accumulations of toxic, sometime fatal amounts of iron that must be removed. Transfusion treatment is also ...