Imanis Life Sciences, LLC

Rochester, MN 55902

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 3
Total Value of Awards $1.1MM
First Award Date 09/16/14
Most Recent Award Date 05/01/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
LECH PATRYCJA LECH 1
RUSSELL STEPHEN J RUSSELL 2
IKEDA YASUHIRO IKEDA 1
SUKSANPAISAN LUKKANA SUKSANPAISAN 1
PENG KAH-WHYE PENG 1

3 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-16-302
Budget: 05/01/17 - 03/31/18

Abstract Imanis is a reporter gene imaging company which has chosen to emphasize NIS technology over other reporter proteins. NIS is the sodium iodide symporter, which mediates the uptake and concentration of iodide in the thyroid gland, providing the basis for diagnostic thyroid radioimaging and radioiodine therapy. NIS reporter gene technology...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-13-223
Budget: 06/01/15 - 12/31/15

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC) derived from somatic cells can be differentiated into various cell lineages. They are valuable tools in basic cell and developmental biology research and as a potential source of regenerative cells for clinical applications. However, numerous challenges remain in the fiel...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-13-234
Budget: 09/16/14 - 03/15/15

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): NIS, the sodium iodide symporter, mediates the uptake and concentration of iodide in the thyroid gland, providing the basis for diagnostic thyroid radioimaging and radioiodine therapy, which are used routinely in clinical and veterinary practice. When the NIS gene is introduced into non-thyroid cells, they ca...