Isolation, Purification, and Synthesis of Human Milk Oligosaccharides with Antimicrobial Activity (R43)

Quick Facts

Due DateJuly 31, 2014 (Thursday)
Award AmountUp to $ 150,000
Category of Funding ActivityHealth
Income Security and Social Services
Eligible Applicants
  • Small businesses

Program Description

The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to stimulate the small business community to develop innovative methods to: (1) identify human milk oligosaccharides (HMO) that have antimicrobial activity; (2) isolate and purify promising HMOs; (3) characterize the structure of these HMOs in order to develop a library of bioactive HMOs to serve as templates for chemical or biological synthesis of promising HMOs; and (4) ramp up synthetic procedures using GMP to produce batches of HMOs in kilogram quantities for preclinical testing.

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberRFA-HD-15-008
Funding Opportunity TitleIsolation, Purification, and Synthesis of Human Milk Oligosaccharides with Antimicrobial Activity (R43)
Opportunity CategoryHealth
Income Security and Social Services
Funding Instrument TypeGrant
Category ExplanationNot Available
Number of AwardsNot Available
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Posted DateMay 29, 2014 (Thursday)
Application Due DateJuly 31, 2014 (Thursday)
Application Archive DateAugust 31, 2014 (Sunday)
Total Program Funding$ 750,000
Award AmountUp to $ 150,000
CFDA Number
  • 93.865 - Child Health and Human Development Extramural Research
  • 000000

Eligible Applicants

  • Small businesses

Contact Information

Agency NameDepartment of Health and Human Services
Program Information Website
ContactOffice: National Institutes of Health
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