Epiphany Biosciences, Inc.

San Francisco, CA 94111

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 5
Total Value of Awards $2.91MM
First Award Date 09/01/08
Most Recent Award Date 04/04/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Dong Steven D Dong 3
Houghton Michael Houghton 1
MESRI ENRIQUE A MESRI 1
VOLINSKY FRED VOLINSKY 1

5 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-16-302
Budget: 04/04/17 - 03/31/18

Project Summary/Abstract Kaposi's sarcoma herpes virus (KSHV) is an oncovirus that causes several cancers including Kaposi's sarcoma (KS). It is estimated that 3 to 5% of U.S. blood donors have been infected with KSHV, yet in some high-risk populations such as homosexual men, prevalence is as high as 65%. In spite of HAART, KS remains the second...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-187
Budget: 09/01/14 - 08/31/15

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Kaposi's sarcoma herpes virus (KSHV) also known as human herpes virus 8 (HHV-8) causes several cancers including Kaposi's sarcoma, primarily in immune-compromised patients. HHV-8 has been shown to be transmitted sexually, through saliva, and through infected blood and organs to recipients. While a number of s...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-187
Budget: 09/01/13 - 08/31/14

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Kaposi's sarcoma herpes virus (KSHV) also known as human herpes virus 8 (HHV-8) causes several cancers including Kaposi's sarcoma, primarily in immune-compromised patients. HHV-8 has been shown to be transmitted sexually, through saliva, and through infected blood and organs to recipients. While a number of s...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-09-187
Budget: 09/25/12 - 08/31/13

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Kaposi's sarcoma herpes virus (KSHV) also known as human herpes virus 8 (HHV-8) causes several cancers including Kaposi's sarcoma, primarily in immune-compromised patients. HHV-8 has been shown to be transmitted sexually, through saliva, and through infected blood and organs to recipients. While a number of s...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PAS-07-240
Budget: 09/01/08 - 05/31/09

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Kaposi's sarcoma is the most common cancer associated with HIV infection. It is caused by infection with Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV). In patients with HIV infection as well as in non-HIV-infected organ transplant recipients who are immunocompromised, Kaposi's sarcoma can be an aggressive an...