NEW England Discovery Partners, LLC

Branford, CT 06405

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $523K
First Award Date 06/15/15
Most Recent Award Date 08/16/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
VAN ZANDT MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER VAN ZANDT 2

2 Awards Won

Phase 1 STTR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-16-303
Budget: 08/16/17 - 07/31/18

Abstract: Mosquito-borne flaviviruses cause disease worldwide, with members such as dengue virus (DENV), Zika virus (ZIKV) and west nile virus (WNV) infecting more than 100 million individuals annually. The availability of small molecule antivirals that reduce flavivirus infection therefore could have an immediate and substantial impact on publi...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-14-071
Budget: 06/15/15 - 12/15/15

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): This project will result in the development of potent new inhibitors for a novel enzyme target that is specific to the metabolism of fungi and yeast: the group II self-splicing intron. This structurally complex and highly conserved ribozyme plays a key role in RNA processing and metabolic function of lower eu...