DRI Biosciences Corporation

FREDERICK, MD 21703

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $193K
First Award Date 02/01/16
Most Recent Award Date 02/01/16

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
CHEN HAO CHEN 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-14-071
Budget: 02/01/16 - 07/31/16
PI: HAO CHEN

? DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Fragile X syndrome (FXS) represents the most common form of inherited cause of intellectual disability and the most frequent monogenic cause of autism spectrum disorder. As a result of a trinucleotide (CGG) expansion, the FMR1 gene is silenced and makes little or no FMR1 protein (FMRP). FMRP is an RNA-bi...