Emerald Biostructures

Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $100K
First Award Date 12/01/10
Most Recent Award Date 12/01/10

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Staker Bart Lee Staker 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-10-050
Budget: 12/01/10 - 05/31/12

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): We will apply nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy and X-ray crystallography to study enzymes from the methyl erythritol isoprenoid (MEP) biosynthetic pathway, which is essential in multiple pathogens and absent in humans. Identification and biophysical characterization of fragments which bind to MEP...