Sapient Discovery, LLC

San Diego, CA 92127

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $107K
First Award Date 08/07/07
Most Recent Award Date 08/07/07

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Ramnarayan Kal Ramnarayan 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-06-20
Budget: 08/07/07 - 07/31/08

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Meprin A is an oligomeric zinc metalloproteinase found at the brush border membranes of kidney proximal tubule cells. A variety of studies involving genetics, meprin activity levels, and meprin inhibitor effects in cultured cells and live rodents suggest that meprin A activity plays a key role in the etiology...