VLP Therapeutics, LLC

GAITHERSBURG, MD 20878

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $299K
First Award Date 09/20/17
Most Recent Award Date 09/20/17

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
AKAHATA WATARU AKAHATA 1
WEINER LOUIS M. WEINER 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic: PA-16-302
Budget: 09/20/17 - 09/19/18

Abstract Cancer immunotherapy has revolutionized today?s treatments for many forms of cancers. In particular, blocking antibodies to immune checkpoint proteins, such as programmed cell death-1 (PD-1) and its ligand, programmed cell death-ligand 1 (PD-L1), effectively unleash immune cell destruction of cancerous cells. However, the high cost of t...