Wellspring Biosciences, LLC

San Diego, CA 92121

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $440K
First Award Date 07/02/13
Most Recent Award Date 09/22/14

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Patricelli Matt Patricelli 2

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-13-234
Budget: 09/22/14 - 08/31/15

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The lack of effective treatments for mutant RAS driven cancers remains a critical unmet need in modern cancer therapy. Several lines of recent evidence suggest that Kinase Suppressor of RAS (KSR) is a viable target for small molecule therapeutics. It has been established that KSR binds constitutively to MEK a...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-12-088
Budget: 07/02/13 - 06/30/14

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The development of drugs that inhibit the K-Ras oncogene represents one of the greatest unmet needs in the treatment of human cancer. The Ras gene is the most frequently mutated oncogene in cancer, with a greater than 30% cumulative mutation frequency across all cancer types. Cancers with Ras mutations are ag...