Syntro Corp.

10655 Sorrento Valley Rd
San Diego, CA 92121
75 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 8
Total Value of Awards $1.63MM
First Award Date 12/05/83
Most Recent Award Date 01/01/88

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
MacDonald Dr. Richard D MacDonald 2
Brown Ronald D Brown 2
Macdonald Richard D Macdonald 1
Walfield Alan M. Walfield 1
Armentrout Dr. Richard W. Armentrout 2

8 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A86-212
Budget: 01/01/88 - 12/31/88

MALARIA IS ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT PARASITIC DISEASES OF MAN. RECENTLY, SEVERAL PLASMODIUM GENES HAVE BEEN CLONED THAT HAVE BEEN SHOWN TO CODE FOR ANTIGENS PRESENTED BY BOTH SPOROZOITES AND MEROZOITES. THESE ANTIGENS HAVE BEEN EXPRESSED IN BACTERIA AND SOME OF THEM ARE UNDERGOING CLINICAL TRIALS AS CANDIDATES FOR SUBUNIT VACCINES. SYNTRO HAS...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 02/01/87 - 07/31/87

A project to develop a state-of-the-art serodiagnostic assay for syphilis with recombinant Treponema pallidum antigens is proposed. The development of recombinant DNA-derived reagents would be of great benefit to the public health agencies, clinical labs, hospitals and blood banks who conduct serodiagnostic tests for syphilis by improving accur...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 1987
Budget: 01/01/87 - 12/31/87

THERE IS A NEED FOR CHEMICALS WITH A HIGH METAL BINDING CAPACITY WHICH ALSO ALLOWS FOR RECOVERY OF THE METALS IN A CONCENTRATED FORM. THIS CHEMICAL SHOULD PERMIT REPEATED RECYCLING, FUNCTION AT LOW METAL CONCENTRATIONS, AND BE COSTCOMPETITIVE WITH EXISTING RESINS. IDEALLY, THIS AGENT WOULDBE PRODUCED IN VOLUME BY INDUSTRIALLY CONTROLLED PROCESSE...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 07/01/86 - 12/31/86

Human T-cell lymphotropic virus-III (HTLV-III) is almost certainly the causal agent of the epidermic human disease Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS). AIDS is a major health problem in the U.S. and an effective means of preventing the spread of the disease would be of great value. This proposal focuses on interrupting the cycle of viral...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Energy
Topic: 1986
Budget: 01/01/86 - 12/31/86

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A86-212
Budget: 01/01/86 - 12/31/86

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N83-098
Budget: 12/31/84 - 12/31/86

SYNTRO CORPORATION HAS DEVELOPED THE MEANS TO SYNTHESIZE ARTIFICIAL GENES AND TO EXPRESS THESE GENES IN BACTERIA. SYNTRO PROPOSES TO COMBINE RECOMBINANT DNA TECHNOLOGY AND FERMENTATION TO PRODUCE SPECIAL POLYMERS TO BE USED AS FIBERS, FILMS AND ADHESIVES. THE MAJOR DEVELOPMENT OBJECTIVE IS TO PRODUCE SUFFICIENT MATERIAL BY THESE NEW METHODS TO...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Navy
Topic: N83-098
Budget: 12/05/83 - 12/31/83