Ophidian Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

5445 East Cheryl Parkway
Madison, WI 53711
6 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 7
Total Value of Awards $646K
First Award Date 07/15/91
Most Recent Award Date 11/14/97

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Stafford Doug Stafford 2
Firca Dr. Joseph R. Firca 1
Stafford Douglas Stafford 1
Padhye Nisha V Padhye 1
Kink John Kink 2

7 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A97-114
Budget: 11/14/97 - 05/13/98

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 04/01/97 - 03/31/98
PI: John Kink

Verotoxin (VT)-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) have emerged as important food-borne pathogens associated with substantial illness and mortality. An estimated 20,000 cases of E. coli 0157:H7 infection occur annually in the U.S. with as many as 500 deaths. The organism infects the gastrointestinal tr...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 04/01/96 - 03/31/97
PI: John Kink

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 06/01/94 - 01/31/95

E. coli Ol57:H7 is an emerging food-borne pathogen with substantial morbidity and mortality. There are an estimated 20,000 cases of E. coli 0157:H7 infection per year in the United States. However, only 11 states require reporting of the cases to the State Health Department; hence, the actual number of cases is likely to be much higher. Twenty-t...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 06/01/93 - 11/30/93

The northward migration from Brazil of the Africanized honey bee (AHB), Apis mellifera scutellata, following their accidental release presents a new U.S. public health concern. Because of the AHB's extremely defensive colony behavior, persons may be attacked by swarms resulting in hundreds to thousands of stings. In these instances, potentiall...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A91-027
Budget: 09/27/92 - 09/27/94

Recently, Ophidian Pharmaceuticals successfully completed a SBIr Phase I feasibility study by developing and showing the effectiveness of an avian antitoxin against ricin intoxication. Subsequent mouse protection studies performed at USAMRIID independently confirmed the in vivo toxin neutralization results, and demonstrated the superior perofrm...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A91-027
Budget: 07/15/91 - 01/15/92