Metafold Therapeutics, Inc.

San Francisco, CA 94110

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 4
Total Value of Awards $563K
First Award Date 09/10/09
Most Recent Award Date 09/18/12

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Backes Bradley J Backes 4

4 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-11-096
Budget: 09/18/12 - 08/31/13

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The American Diabetes Association in 2008 determined that type 2 diabetes (T2D) has reached the status of "public health crisis" costing the United States at least $174 billion a year. The pathogenesis of T2D is characterized by a combination of factors that ultimately lead to the loss of glycemic control. Ap...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-10-051
Budget: 02/01/11 - 07/31/12

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive and ultimately fatal disease that kills motor neurons of the spinal cord, cerebral cortex and brainstem. Sporadic and familial ALS are indistinguishable in the clinic suggesting common pathological mechanisms. Thus, the discovery that patients with familial...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-08-051
Budget: 09/10/09 - 12/31/10

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D) affects 18 million Americans, with national healthcare and lost productivity costs exceeding $100 billion per year. T2D begins as a state of compensated insulin resistance;frank disease develops when approximately 50% of insulin-producing pancreatic islet -cells of affected indi...

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-08-051
Budget: 09/10/09 - 12/31/10

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D) affects 18 million Americans, with national healthcare and lost productivity costs exceeding $100 billion per year. T2D begins as a state of compensated insulin resistance;frank disease develops when approximately 50% of insulin-producing pancreatic islet -cells of affected indi...